Thursday, 25 October 2018

Ceisteanna (133)

Barry Cowen

Ceist:

133. Deputy Barry Cowen asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform the breakdown of the €100,000 capital allocation in the human resource shared services division of the National Shared Services Office for 2019, that is, Vote 18 of the budget 2019 expenditure report by specific project; the projects that will be commenced in 2019; the projects that will be completed in 2019, in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [44473/18]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Public)

The Human Resources Shared Services Division of the National Shared Services Office (NSSO) will receive a capital allocation of €100,000 to enable the upgrade of the Division's facilities in 2019.

A breakdown of the €100,000 capital allocation is as follows:

Project

Cost

Will Commence in 2019

Will be completed in 2019

Pensions Room

€20,000

Yes

Yes

Communal Canteen

€80,000

Yes

Yes

Pension Room

The NSSO is required to hold unique records of officers' service in paper format. The current facility requires an upgrade to provide additional capacity, and the project will also enable the NSSO to comply with fire regulations, health and safety and GDPR obligations.

Communal Canteen

This project will create a single communal canteen for the NSSO and enhance staff welfare.