Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Questions (1169)

Carol Nolan

Question:

1169. Deputy Carol Nolan asked the Minister for Rural and Community Development if his Department has engaged the use of external consultants from 1 January 2020 to date; the details and costs of such engagements; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [5536/20]

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Written answers (Question to Rural)

 The following table provides the information requested by the Deputy.

Name of   Consultant

Costs of such engagements

Purpose of Consultancy

Term: Date external consultant was engaged 1 Jan 2020 to date.

National University of Ireland, Maynooth

€16,463.50 excluding  VAT

CLÁR Programme Review

17 April 2020

INDECON International Economic Consultants

€78,450 excluding VAT

Provision of Market Research for the Development of a Philanthropy Policy

15 April 2020 to 31   December 2020