285. Deputy Barry Cowen asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport the amount spent on public relations, promotion and advertising for the National Development Plan 2018-2027 and Project Ireland 2040 since its publication in February 2018 by category (details supplied) in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [48132/19] Amharc ar fhreagra
The information requested by the Deputy is currently being assessed by my officials and will be forwarded to the Deputy within 10 working days.
The following deferred reply was received under Standing Order 42A
My Department has not incurred any expenditure to date for the specific purpose of promoting or advertising the National Development Plan 2018-2027 or Project Ireland 2040.
While expenditure has been incurred on a number of the items specified by the deputy, this is accounted for in the costs of the specific projects in question.
Details of my Department’s expenditure on NDP projects to date is available at: