Tuesday, 5 November 2019

Questions (111)

Mattie McGrath

Question:

111. Deputy Mattie McGrath asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade the number of full and part-time staff employed in his Department; the number of such staff being paid at the minimum wage rate of pay; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [44847/19]

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Written answers (Question to Foreign)

At the end of September 2019, my Department employed 1611 Civil Servants, of whom 1455 were full-time staff and 156 were part-time staff.

I can confirm that no Civil Servant in my Department is paid at or below the minimum wage rate of pay.