Dáil Éireann - Volume 546 - 13 December, 2001

Written Answers. - Department Website.

100. Dr. Upton asked the Minister for Public Enterprise the number of hits received by her Department's website in 2001; the number of staff assigned to maintain the website; the cost of maintaining the website for 2001; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [32468/01]

Minister for Public Enterprise (Mrs. O'Rourke): My Department's website is an integral part of the delivery of services to our customer base and it is not costed separately from the general provision of these services. The customer services manager provides central control of the site's content and ten trained officials in various divisions of the Department update the site as part of their everyday work.