Thursday, 11 February 2021

Questions (140)

Catherine Murphy

Question:

140. Deputy Catherine Murphy asked the Minister for Education the non-grant payments made to local authorities for the variety of services provided by them by county; the amount awarded under each stream in each of the years 2018 to 2020 and to date in 2021, in tabular form; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [7559/21]

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Written answers (Question to Education)

In the period 2018 to date in 2021, my Department has made non-grant payments totalling €22,554,804 to local authorities in Ireland in payment for the provision of a range of goods and services. The table below provides a summary of payments to local authorities in the years in question.

It should be noted that the amounts for 2018 and 2019 include payments for services to the Department of Education and Skills, including services relating to functions that were transferred to Department of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science in 2020.

Local Authority

Section

2018€

2019€

2020€

2021€

Clare County Council

Planning and Building

62,723

566

0

0

Carlow County Council

Planning and Building

0

12,500

0

0

Cork City Council

Planning and Building

141,986

12,500

2,308

0

Cork County Council

Planning and Building

109,102

14,259

280,662

0

Donegal County Council

Planning and Building

0

131,484

61,418

0

Dublin City Council

Planning and Building

53,402

175,171

470,766

0

Corporate Services

0

1,476

0

0

Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council

Planning and Building

13,877

39,886

30,649

0

Fingal County Council

Planning and Building

251,847

153,493

719,430

1,836

Galway City Council

Planning and Building

0

92,480

4,120

0

Galway County Council

Planning and Building

69,876

132,755

0

0

Kerry County Council

Planning and Building

0

12,500

0

0

Kildare County Council

Planning and Building

57,316

0

614,900

955

Laois County Council

Planning and Building

44,494

0

0

0

Limerick City and County Council

Planning and Building

1,969

13,300

0

0

Longford County Council

Planning and Building

0

0

78,728

0

Louth County Council

Planning and Building

8,517,209

399,685

179,509

0

Mayo County Council

Planning and Building

14,296

60,000

0

0

National Educational Psychological Service

2,592

2,592

2,592

0

Meath County Council

Planning and Building

25,027

90,100

19,175

0

Roscommon County Council

Planning and Building

800

170,000

800

0

Sligo County Council

Planning and Building

0

0

88,200

0

South Dublin County Council

Planning and Building

37,579

12,500

6,305

0

Waterford City and County Council

Planning and Building

0

12,500

0

0

Westmeath County Council

Planning and Building

4,924,180

1,801,292

2,272,134

7,731

Wicklow County Council

Planning and Building

25,000

0

4,509

13,763

Totals

14,353,275

3,341,039

4,836,205

24,285