Wednesday, 27 November 2019

Questions (88)

Martin Ferris

Question:

88. Deputy Martin Ferris asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence the budget allocation to the Civil Defence in each of the years 2017 to 2020, in tabular form. [49378/19]

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Written answers (Question to Defence)

The budget allocation for Civil Defence in each of the years 2017 to 2020 is outlined in the following table. 

Year

Budget Allocation 

2017

€5.24 million

2018

€4.24 million

2019

€4.74 million

2020

€5.24 million

The allocations for 2019 and 2020 include additional funding from Dormant Accounts towards the upgrade of Civil Defence vehicles, as follows: 2019 - €0.5 million; 2020 - €1.0 million.