Thursday, 13 July 2023
Department of Education and Skills
870. To ask the Minister for Education and Skills the capital budget allocation to his Department in the years of 2022 and 2023, in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [35471/23]
The revised National Development Plan (NDP) provides for Exchequer investment of nearly €2.9 billion in further and higher education infrastructure, research and innovation over the five-year period 2021–2025.
The capital allocation in 2022 was €537m. In addition there were carryover of monies of €31.2m from 2021 available in 2022.
The capital allocation in 2023 is €578m. In addition there are carryover of monies of €55m from 2022 available in 2023.