Report recommends raft of changes at OPW amid ‘poor management’ claims

Report raises concerns that OPW may fail to recoup €10 million overspend on Department of Health headquarters

27th May, 2021
Report recommends raft of changes at OPW amid ‘poor management’ claims
The report recommended that the OPW take all necessary steps to avoid the loss of €10 million on the lease of Miesian Plaza, where the Department of Health is located. Picture: Rollingnews.ie

Concerns remain that the taxpayer could be left out of pocket for €10 million as a result of overspending by a state body on leasing the headquarters of the Department of Health.

In a new report published today, the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has recommended a raft of changes at the Office of Public Works (OPW) after the body was involved in a number of high-profile controversies over recent years.

It made a number of...

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