Budget office warns public sector pay bill could jump by €1.1 billion

Budget office warns public sector pay bill could jump by €1.1 billion
IFAC's advice to Paschal Donohoe

The Parliamentary Budget Office said in its latest briefing that public sector pay policy is nearing a 'critical juncture' with demands from unions for pay equalisation for newer public servants

The Oireachtas budget office has warned Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe that the annual public sector pay bill could spiral by €1.1 billion.

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