Written Answers. - Company Services.

Eamon Gilmore

Ceist:

396 Mr. Gilmore asked the Minister for Social, Community and Family Affairs if his Department has retained the services of a person or company (details supplied) since June 1997; if so, the nature of those services; the duration and the fees involved; if this person or company is retained on transactions related to his Department; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [27569/01]

My Department has not retained the services of either the person or company named since June 1997.