Tuesday, 23 July 2019

Ceisteanna (288)

Shane Cassells

Ceist:

288. Deputy Shane Cassells asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform the number of external consultant reports commissioned by his Department in each of the years March 2011 to 2018 and to date in 2019; the cost of same; the company involved; and the title and publication date by report in tabular form. [32253/19]

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Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Public)

The consultant reports commissioned by my Department since March 2011 are set out in the table below:

Report Title

Company

Publication Date

Cost

2011

Banking services for central government – review of market

PWC

Internal Report

€44,526

Independent verification of savings arising under the Public Service Agreement

MKO Partners

June 2011

€35,819

2012

Report on Reasons Behind Voter Behaviour in the Oireachtas Inquiry Referendum 2011

Red C Research and Marketing Ltd.

January 2012

€41,043

Independent verification of savings arising under the Public Service Agreement

Grant Thornton

13 June 2012

€31,586

Capacity and Capability Review of Central Procurement Function

Accenture

6 September 2012

€30,750

IT Capability Maturity Framework Executive Assessment

Innovation Value Institute, NUIM

November 2012

€30,750

2013

Independent verification of savings arising under the Public Service Agreement

Grant Thornton

3 July 2013

€24,206

Report of a Consultation with Civil Society Representatives and Citizens on Ireland’s Participation in the Open Government Partnership

Transparency International, Ireland

2 October 2013

€25,735

2014

Debt Management – Final Report

BearingPoint

24July 2014

€135,514

Open Data project (Best Practice Handbook; Data Audit Report; Roadmap for Open Data; Evaluation Framework; Open Data Publication Handbook)

Insight Centre for Data Analytics, NUI Galway

July 2014

€19,188

Value for Money Report of Dublin Castle's Conference Facilities

Newmarket Consulting

Qtr 3, 2014

€4,674

Fund Structuring Services Agreement for Social Housing and Energy Efficiency in Ireland

European Investment Bank

5 November 2014

€26,767

Baseline Report Single Pension Scheme

Mr Seamus O’Dwyer

9 December 2014

€24,900

OGP Development of Training and Organisation Development

Baker Tilly Ryan Glennon

Internal Report

€22,900

Irish Security Services Market Report

OVE Arup & Partners Ireland t/a ARUP

Internal Report

€16,304

Cleaning Services Market Report

OVE Arup & Partners Ireland t/a ARUP

Internal Report

€22,866

2015

Civil Service Disciplinary Code Review

Byrne Wallace

March 2015

€30,750

Civil Service Disciplinary Code Review

Clarion Consulting

May 2015

€23,985

Recommendations to DPER for Clare River (Claregalway) Flood Relief Scheme

JBA Consulting

November 2015

€23,917

NSSO Continuous Improvement Report

Ernst & Young

November 2015

€36,900

Comparative Report on European National Identification Numbers

Hans Graux of time.lex CVBA

Publication pending the completion of the work of the PPSN Review Group

€37,500

Provision of legal expertise to assist and advise the Department in the preparation of Guidance to Public Bodies under section 21(3) of the Protected Disclosures Act 2014

Lauren Kierans BL

Provision of legal expertise only. Not for publication.

€12,500

Options for the next National Lottery licence

Davy Corporate Finance

Internal Report

€615

Building Strategic HR in the Civil Service

McGrath Associates

Internal Report

€8,000

PeoplePoint: Optimal Resourcing Review reflecting present and future organisational requirements

Equita Consulting

Internal Report

€49,200

Baseline Research 2015 – Usage, Resourcing and costs of ICT across selected Public Service Bodies

PWC

Internal Report

€148,781

Service delivery model for Government ICT Shared Services

Accenture

Internal Report

€339,188

Laundry Services Research Report

OVE Arup & Partners Ireland t/a ARUP

Internal Report

€22,866

Document Management Services Research Report

OVE Arup & Partners Ireland t/a ARUP

Internal Report

€22,866

2016

River Ilen (Skibbereen) drainage scheme: environmental impact statement recommendations to DPER

Ryan Hanley Consulting Engineers

January 2016

€12,417

Analysis of Business Processes for European Structural and Investment Funds and Development of a Detailed Specification for EU Structural Funds 2014-20

Dovetail

4 March 2016

€46,371

Review of environmental impact statement of the Bandon River (Bandon) drainage scheme

CAAS Limited

March 2016

€7,196

Research and recommendation on a fit for purpose HR model/structure for the NSSO

Sile O’Donnell

April 2016

€21,000

Payroll Shared Services operational review

Deloitte

June 2016

€44,280

A critical review of the applicability of the performance related remuneration approach to the Irish Public Service

Institute of Public Administration

July 2016

€15,375

Public Service Spend and Tendering Analysis for 2014

Accenture

September 2016

€98,400

Environmental Impact Statement of the River Mall Templemore Drainage Scheme

CAAS Limited

December 2016

€7,196

Gov.ie – The government Digital Services gateway

Red C Research and Marketing Limited

December 2016

€28,290

OGP ICT Category Strategies (8 in total)

Accenture

Internal Report

€153,000

OGP Strategic Market Assessment – Phase 1

Deloitte

Internal Report

€200,010

OGP Strategic Market Assessment – Phase 2

Deloitte

Internal Report

€484,450

OGP Strategic Market Assessment – Phase 3

Deloitte

Internal Report

€196,333

eInvoicing Recommendation Report

KPMG

Internal Report

€160,327

Business case – shared model for Learning and Development in the Irish Civil Service

Knowledge Pool as part of Capita Consulting

Internal Report

€106,063

Appropriate HR model for OGP

John O’Hehir Consulting Ltd.

Internal Report

€17,589

Economic assessment of issues raised in relation to the tendering process for the supply of printing devices

Peter Bacon & Associates Economic Consultants

Internal Report

€37,597

OGP Audit of Methodologies for 2013 Spend Data Analysis

KOSI Corporation Ltd.

Internal Report

€13,550

eCatalogue Readiness Assessment Report

Science Warehouse

Internal Report

€17,454

Review to investigate the possible approaches for data centre hosting of Government cloud and other infrastructure

KPMG

Internal Report

€223,632

Review, redesign and implementation of an organisational restructure of the ICT Service Delivery Unit

BearingPoint

Internal Report

€89,037

Provision of Internal & External Market Research – Break Fix services

Clearview Group Procurement Solutions

Internal Report

€30,443

Market Research: ICT Peripherals and Scanners Research Report

Business Change Management Limited

Internal Report

€25,343

2017

National Data Infrastructure – A Comparative Analysis

Accenture

Q1 2017

€106,925

Public Service Pay Commission – Review of Actuarial Submissions

Milliman

8 May 2017

€22,755

River Feagle (Clonakilty) Drainage Scheme: environmental impact statement review recommendations to DPER

Ryan Hanley Consulting Engineers

August 2017

€6,285

OGCIO – Government Cloud Platform (Build to Share) – PoC Security Design Review Report

Ward Solutions

Internal Report

€14,944

OGCIO BTS – Business Case for the delivery of common ICT Services

BearingPoint

Internal Report

€43,050

Advisory services for the delivery of business cases for the Build to Share applications and the Build to Share infrastructure

KPMG

Internal Report

€92,250

Sourcing Strategy for Mobile Voice and Data Services

Analysis Mason

Internal Report

€25,323

Business Process Automation Process scoping report

Accenture

Internal Report

€13,214

2018

Analysis, options and recommendations on implementing a Unique Business Identifier

Accenture

Q1 2018

€51,660

Department of Public Expenditure and Reform Diversity and Inclusion Diagnostic Report

EY

Internal Report

€28,905

Reports of Review of Flood Risk Management Plan; Environmental Reports; Strategic Environmental Assessment Statement and; Natura Impact Statement

Fehily, Timoney & Co

April 2018

€58,850

Data Protection Audit Report for BTS Applications

Cygnus Consulting

1 June 2018

€5,707.20

Pay and Benefits for Nurses, Non-Consultant Hospital Doctors and Consultants – International Data

Treacy Consulting / Willis Towers Watson

4 September 2018

€75,786

Engage to Change – A Collaborative Study on Recruitment and Retention of Nurses, Midwives and Doctors

Research Matters

4 September 2018

€113,482

Independent Review of the Tender Advisory Service

Research Matters

November 2018

€23,979

Research into Experience of Engagement with the OGP among client Public Sector Bodies

Coyne Research Associations Ltd

Internal Report

€36,300

Tender Submission Financial Analysis Report

Anne Brady McQuillans DFK

Internal Report

€1,722

Civil Service Renewal

Deloitte

Internal Report

€17,958

Strategic Review of the HCM and Payroll technologies for the Irish Civil Service

Bearing Point

Internal Report

€44,773

Workforce Planning and training review

CMC Business

Internal Report

£18,850*

OECD Report on Financial Reporting in Ireland (2019)

OECD

12 June 2019

Funded by EU Structural Reform Support Programme

Review of eCohesion IT System, final report on Designation Assessment

Astron Consulting

21 September 2018

€33,210

Enabling Digital Ireland research exploring citizens’ use of, appetite for and access to online Government services

IPSOS MRBI

Internal Report

€113,250

Public Service Innovation Network (Research and Implementation Option) Report

Deloitte

Internal Report

€30,135

Review of Data for Non-Profit Sector

Indecon

Internal Report

€43,812.60

2019

Review of Structures for Management of European Regional Development Fun (ERDF) Programmes in Ireland

Crowe Ireland

Reporting currently being drafted

€86,100

Review of International Practices in Government Communications

Edelman

June 2019

€28,500

* Denotes Pounds Sterling

OGP = Office of Government Procurement

OGCIO = Office of the Government Chief Information Officer