Tuesday, 17 September 2019

Questions (307)

Róisín Shortall


307. Deputy Róisín Shortall asked the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation the projected increase in the gross capital expenditure ceiling applying to her Department in 2020 over 2019; and the projects this increase has been earmarked for. [37452/19]

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Written answers (Question to Business)

The expenditure ceiling for my Department’s Vote in 2020 will be determined as part of the budgetary process. Whilst the National Development Plan has allocated a total of €630 million in capital monies for my Department in 2020, which represents an increase of €10million on our 2019 allocation, the definitive capital and current expenditure allocations for my Department’s Vote next year will only be finalised in Budget 2020.