Thursday, 20 June 2019

Ceisteanna (95)

Bernard Durkan


95. Deputy Bernard J. Durkan asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform the extent to which he continues to meet targets in public expenditure and reform; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [26024/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Public)

My Department has recently published its Annual Report for 2018 on the website ( ). This report provides a comprehensive overview of the work of the Department in 2018 across a broad range of areas of public expenditure management and reform of the Civil and Public Service, as it continues to implement its Statement of Strategy 2016-2019.

The report includes sections on managing public expenditure better; proactively addressing issues that arose as a consequence of Brexit; continuing to oversee the management of the 2014-2020 EU Structural Fund Programmes; working to maintain a stable industrial relations climate across the Public Service; driving Civil Service Renewal and wider Public Service Reform; leading the implementation of the Public Service ICT Strategy; and implementation of the Public Procurement Reform Programme.