Value for Money Review 1997 – 2001

Below is a list of the Value for Money Reviews which were completed during the 1997-2001 VFMR round. Links are provided to the VFMR where available. Please note that VFMR’s have been assigned to the Departments under which they were carried out. While care has been taken to ensure accuracy, the list below should be considered with this information in mind.

Where VFMR’s are marked N/a (not available), copies of the VFMR can be requested directly from the relevant Department.

Paper Title Department Review Period VFM Round Link to VFM
Ath bhreithniú as Dheantais faoi Actanna na dTither (Gaeltacht) 1929-1979 Arts, Culture and the Gaeltacht N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Canals – waterways programme Arts, Culture and the Gaeltacht N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Shannon Development Tourism Activities Arts, Sport and Tourism N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Sport Capital Programme Arts, Sport and Tourism 1999 – 2002 1997 – 2001 Link
CSO-Macro Economic Statistics Central Statistics Office N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Geological Survey of Ireland Communications, Energy & Natural Resources N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Irish Marine Emergency Service Communications, Energy & Natural Resources N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Údarás na Gaeltachta Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Review of the Provision of Medical Services to the Defence Forces Defence N/a 1997 – 2001 Link
Institiúid Teangeolaíochta Éireann Education N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Primary Education Education N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Standards-Based Apprenticeship System Enterprise, Trade and Employment N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Forfás Enterprise, Trade and Employment N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
IDA Ireland Enterprise, Trade and Employment N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Community Employment Programme- Expenditure review Enterprise, Trade and Employment N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Operational Programme for Transport – Mid Term Evaluation Environment and Local Government N/a 1997 – 2001 N/A
Operational programme for environment services- Mid Term Evaluation Environment and Local Government N/a 1997 – 2001 N/A
Air Services Supported by the Public Service Obligation Programme Environment and Local Government N/a 1997 – 2001 N/A
Charges for Services provided by the Radiological Protection Institute Ireland Environment, Heritage and Local Government N/a 1997 – 2001 N/A
Local Authority Tenant Purchase Scheme Environment, Heritage and Local Government N/a 1997 – 2001 N/A
Exchequer Capital Investment in Fire Service Environment, Heritage and Local Government N/a 1997 – 2001 N/A
Annual grant -In-Aid to the ESRI Finance N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Valuation Office Finance N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
OPW Arterial Drainage maintenance Programme – Report on measurement of return on investment Finance N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Review of Property Management in OPW Finance N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Cultural Relations with other Countries Foreign Affairs N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
EU programme for Peace & Reconciliation Foreign Affairs N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Management of Embassy Properties abroad Foreign Affairs N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Irish Aid to Ethiopia Foreign Affairs N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Nursing Home Subvention Scheme Health N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Intellectual Disability Programme Health N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Dental Treatment Service Schemes Health N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Probation and Welfare Service – Grants to Voluntary Bodies Justice, Equality and Law Reform N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Legal Aid Board Justice, Equality and Law Reform N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Compensation Scheme for Personal Injuries Criminally Inflicted Justice, Equality and Law Reform N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Garda Overtime Justice, Equality and Law Reform N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Garda Compensation Scheme Justice, Equality and Law Reform N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Transportation of Prisoners Justice, Equality and Law Reform N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Revenue’s Training Programme Office of the Revenue Commissioners N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Review of the Qualifying Conditions of the Old Age (Contributory) and Retirement Pension Social and Family Affairs N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Treatment of Married, Cohabiting and One-Parent Families under the Tax and Social Welfare Codes – Working Group Report Social and Family Affairs N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
INDECON Report on Back to Work Allowance and Area Allowance (Enterprise) Schemes Social and Family Affairs N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Review of Free Schemes operated by the Department of Social, Community and Family Affairs Social and Family Affairs N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Review of One Parent Family Payment Social and Family Affairs N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Review of Credited Contributions Social and Family Affairs N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Actuarial Review of Social Welfare Pension (Irish Pensions Trust Ltd.); Securing retirement income – national pensions policy initiative report of the pensions board Social and Family Affairs N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
The Disincentive Effects of Secondary Benefits Social and Family Affairs N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Back to Work Allowance scheme Social and Family Affairs N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Schemes for locally based women’s group and locally based men’s group Social and Family Affairs N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Family and Community Resource centre programme Social and Family Affairs N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Review of Career’s allowance Social and Family Affairs N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
National and Smokeless Fuel Schemes Social and Family Affairs N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Partnership at Work in Ireland: An Evaluation of Progress under Partnership 2000 Taoiseach N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Operational Programme for Local Urban and Rural Development 94/99 Taoiseach N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Board Fáilte Éireann Tourism and Trade N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Overseas Tourism Marketing Initiative Tourism and Trade N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
CERT- Expenditure review Tourism and Trade N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
National Road Maintenance Transport N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
CIE Subvention Transport N/a 1997 – 2001 N/a
Irish Coast Guard Value for money review April 2012 Transport, Tourism, and Sport N/a 1997 – 2001 Link