Thursday, 7 February 2019

Ceisteanna (245)

Barry Cowen


245. Deputy Barry Cowen asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection the breakdown of the €14 million capital allocation, that is, Vote 37 of the budget 2019 expenditure report within her Department for 2019, by specific project; the projects that will be commenced in 2019; the projects that will be completed in 2019, in tabular form; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [6049/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Employment)

The following table outlines my Department’s plans for the 2019 capital allocation of €14m.



Capital Allocation 2019

A.2.v Office Equipment and External IT Services

Ongoing purchase of computer hardware, photocopiers, other non-IT office machinery, software licenses including storage technology, investment in server infrastructure and in virtualisation technology etc.

€8.8m Office Premises Expenses

Refurbishments on the Department’s buildings. All accommodation works are contracted by the Office of Public Works (OPW). The Department is currently engaging with the OPW to finalise a list of projects for 2019.


A.2.ix eGovernment Related Projects

Provision in the event of eGovernment related project requirements arising during 2019.