Wednesday, 23 January 2019

Ceisteanna (129)

Stephen Donnelly

Ceist:

129. Deputy Stephen S. Donnelly asked the Minister for Health the capital allocation for the construction of the new children’s hospital; the final outturn for same in each of the years 2016 to 2018; the breakdown for each of the satellite centres in each year; and the allocation for each in 2019, in tabular form. [3133/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Health)

The Health Service Executive is currently developing its Capital Plan for 2019. The requirements of the new children's hospital and other health capital projects, currently at various stages of development, are being considered as part of this process.  

Year 

 €m

 2016 outturn

 30.64

 2017 outturn

 67.75

 2018 outturn

 107.85

 2019 requirement

 250.00

The estimated construction and fit out costs for the two OPD Urgent Care Centres at Tallaght and Connolly are €53.4m (ex VAT). With regards to your queries in relation to the costs and allocations in respect of each urgent care centre, I have asked the National Paediatric Hospital Development Board to respond to you directly.