Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform
The Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform (Irish: An tAire Caiteachais Phoiblí agus Athchóirithe) is the senior minister at the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform in the Government of Ireland.
Public Expenditure and Reform
|Department of Public Expenditure and Reform|
|Appointer||President of Ireland on the nomination of the Taoiseach|
|Inaugural holder||Brendan Howlin|
|Formation||9 March 2011|
|Website||Department of Public Expenditure and Reform|
- Ossian Smyth – Minister of State for Public Procurement, Open Government and eGovernment; and
- Patrick O'Donovan – Minister of State for the Office of Public Works.
The department is responsible for Public Expenditure and Reform. It was created in July 2011, taking over some of the functions of the Department of Finance.