Thursday, 5 December 2019

Questions (60)

Seán Fleming

Question:

60. Deputy Sean Fleming asked the Minister for Finance the number of persons employed on an agency basis in his Department and in each agency under his aegis; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [50804/19]

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Written answers (Question to Finance)

I wish to advise the Deputy that there are no agency staff employed in the Department of Finance.

With regard to the 17 bodies under the aegis of my Department, I am informed that 13 have no staff employed on an agency basis. These are the Credit Review Office, the Credit Union Advisory Committee, the Credit Union Restructuring Board, the Disabled Drivers Medical Board of Appeal, Home Building Finance Ireland, the Investor Compensation Company DAC, the Irish Bank Resolution Corporation, the Irish Financial Services Appeals Tribunal, the Irish Fiscal Advisory Council, the National Asset Management Agency, the Office of the Revenue Commissioners, the Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland and the Tax Appeals Commission

The number of persons employed on an agency basis in each of the remaining 4 bodies can be found in following the table.

Body

Number of persons employed on an agency basis

Office of the Controller and Auditor General

2

Central Bank

82

Financial Services and Pensions Ombudsman

12

National Treasury Management Agency

7