Cost of proposed direct provision centres soars 70 per cent

Cost of proposed direct provision centres soars 70 per cent

The Reception and Integration Agency tendered the contracts for three direct provision centres in Kildare in September at a projected price of €24.7 million but the new cost was announced when the deals were finalised last week

The cost of providing new accommodation centres for 500 asylum seekers has risen by more than 70 per cent to €42.5 million in less than a year.

The Reception and Integration Agency (RIA) tendered the contracts for three direct provision centres in Kildare in September at a projected price of €24.7 million but the new cost was announced when the deals were finalised last week. The cost covers the management, catering, housekeeping, general maintenance and security services for...

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