339. Deputy Catherine Murphy asked the Minister for Justice the details of each contract placed in each of the years 2015 to 2019 and up to November 2020 for works awarded to a company (details supplied) by the Prison Service other than for those services specifically provided for in the schedule at appendix 1, Requirements and Specifications of the Request for Tenders dated December 2013 as published by the Prison Service; and if she will provide a schedule of contracts that were awarded following a specific procurement and tender procedure for those works and contracts in which no procurement procedure or tender was issued. [27268/21]


Minister of State at the Department of Justice (Deputy Hildegarde Naughton): I am advised by the Director General of the Irish Prison Service that the information requested by the Deputy is not readily available.
However, the information is being collated by the Irish Prison Service and will be forwarded directly to the Deputy as soon as possible.