Dáil Éireann - Volume 675 - 18 February, 2009
Written Answers. - Departmental Expenditure.
Deputy Ciarán Cuffe Deputy Ciarán Cuffe
Deputy Ciarán Cuffe asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the five highest value contracts entered into or authorised for current spending; the companies or bodies awarded the contracts; the value of the contracts; and the nature of the work. [6400/09]
Deputy Dermot Ahern Deputy Dermot Ahern
Deputy Dermot Ahern: I can inform the Deputy that in 2008, five companies were in receipt of highest value contract expenditure  within a range of €5.8 million to €14.1 million from my Department. Four of the companies provide asylum seeker accommodation while the fifth provides IT, risk management and other consultancy services.
Dáil Éireann 675 Written Answers. Departmental Expenditure.