Thursday, 28 November 2019

Questions (265)

Barry Cowen


265. Deputy Barry Cowen asked the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government the amount spent by his Department and each agency under the aegis of his Department on the National Ploughing Championships in each of the years 2016 to 2018 and to date in 2019, by online advertising, offline advertising, promotional material, wages, photography, stand rental and other costs; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [49543/19]

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Written answers (Question to Housing)

The information requested in respect of my Department is being compiled and will be forwarded to the Deputy in accordance with Standing Orders. 

The details requested in relation to bodies under the aegis of my Department are a matter for the individual bodies concerned. Arrangements have been put in place by each Agency to facilitate the provision of information by State Bodies directly to members of the Oireachtas. The relevant contact email address for each agency, to which members may address queries, are set out in the following table.


Email address

An Bord Pleanála

Ervia, Gas Networks Ireland

Housing Finance Agency

Housing Sustainable Communities Agency

Irish Water

Local Government Management Agency

Ordinance Survey Ireland

Property Registration Authority

Pyrite Resolution Board

Residential Tenancies Board

Valuation Office

Land Development Agency

Office of the Planning Regulator

The following deferred reply was received under Standing Order 42A

The details requested are as follows



Promotional   Material

Stand and tent   rental

Other costs