Wednesday, 28 February 2018

Ceisteanna (75)

Lisa Chambers

Ceist:

75. Deputy Lisa Chambers asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence the funding being allocated to the Defence Forces under the National Development Plan 2018 to 2027. [10306/18]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Defence)

The National Development Plan sets out Departmental Capital Allocations for the period 2018 – 2022. A total of €541 million has been allocated to the Defence Vote for these years, as follows:

Defence Capital Allocations 2018-2022

Year 

2018

2019

2020

2021

2022 

Total

 €Million

 77

106

113 

 120

125

 541

This capital funding will allow the Defence Organisation to undertake a programme of sustained equipment replacement and infrastructural development as identified and prioritised in the Defence White Paper.