Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Ceisteanna (205)

Micheál Martin

Ceist:

205. Deputy Micheál Martin asked the Minister for Finance the number of staff in his Department assigned solely or primarily to work on North-South issues; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [21264/18]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Finance)

There are a range of staff who carry out work that relates to North-South issues including four staff in the Brexit Unit and four staff in the International Relations Unit. In addition, staff in relevant policy areas will consider North-South issues as they arise. While there are no staff specifically assigned to North-South issues, this issue is to the fore in the aforementioned units.