Tuesday, 7 February 2006

Ceisteanna (189)

Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin

Ceist:

273 Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin asked the Minister for Finance if it is proposed to establish a Taoiseach’s residence in Dublin; the location of same; the projected capital cost and the estimated annual running costs of such a residence; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [3858/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Minister for Finance)

There are no plans to create an official residence for the Taoiseach. The Deputy's question may have been prompted by recent press speculation on the completion of the refurbishment of part of the Farmleigh estate to further enhance the guest facilities there.