Wednesday, 20 November 2019

Ceisteanna (59)

Barry Cowen

Ceist:

59. Deputy Barry Cowen asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence the amount spent on public relations, promotion and advertising, including multimedia, in his Department in each of the years 2016 to 2018 and to date in 2019 (details supplied) in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [48243/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Defence)

My Department did not incur any costs in relation to public relations in the period in question. The following table outlines costs for advertising and promotion for the period in question, and includes payments made to date in 2019.

Promotion and Advertising Costs 2016

€92,387.91

Promotion and Advertising Costs 2017

€97,562.81

Promotion and Advertising Costs 2018

€110,625.04

Promotion and Advertising Costs 2019

€94,827.80