Thursday, 25 October 2018

Ceisteanna (291)

Barry Cowen

Ceist:

291. Deputy Barry Cowen asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the breakdown of the €3,485,000 capital allocation in food safety, animal and plant health and animal welfare (details supplied) within his Department for 2019 by specific project; the projects that will be commenced and completed in 2019, in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [44502/18]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Agriculture)

The €3,485,000 capital allocations for the food safety, animal and plant health and animal welfare for 2019 will fund projects in my Department particularly in relation to ensuring the Department continues to maintain a robust and responsive IT infrastructure to support and to assist DAFM in maintaining its certified ISO 27001 Information Security Standard. This allocation will also be used to provide maintenance works at the Departments laboratories.