Friday, 6 September 2019

Ceisteanna (1585)

Catherine Murphy

Ceist:

1585. Deputy Catherine Murphy asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport the names of external consultancies that delivered and continue to deliver advice and training on all aspects of GDPR in the context of preparedness and ongoing upskilling of staff regarding the regulation; the cost expended on the external advice and training of same to date in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [35583/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Transport)

Details of the names of the external consultants that delivered training and provided advice to my Department in the context of GDPR preparedness, and the associated costs expended on each for the period 1st January 2017 to 31st August 2019 are set out in the table below.

Year

Company Name

Cost

(€)

2017

BSI Cybersecurity and Information Resilience (Ireland ) Ltd.

118,075.39

2018

BSI Cybersecurity and Information Resilience (Ireland ) Ltd.

90,068.31

2019

Irish Academy of Computer Training Ltd. (IACT)

2,664.00

2019

CMG Training

1,185.00