Written Answers. - Civil Service Allowances.

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94 Dr. Upton asked the Minister for Finance the plans, if any, he has to review the mileage rates allocated for work related journeys by civil servants. [10297/00]

The Civil Service motor mileage rates are currently being reviewed jointly between representatives of my Department and the unions under the agreed scheme of conciliation and arbitration for the civil service. This review is expected to be concluded shortly.