28 September 2009
Cost of Assembly Website
What was the cost of developing, running and managing the NI Assembly website, during the financial years 2006/07, 2007/08, and 2008/09?
The Northern Ireland Assembly has an arrangement with the Northern Ireland Civil Service to provide web hosting for the website and this is charged notionally. All development and management is done in house.
Can I have a breakdown of what these costs were for?
The Civil Service department responsible for web hosting is currently being restructured, which will result in a new charging structure. Until this is complete, the Assembly has no mechanism for determining how much the cost of hosting the site will be in the future.
How many members of staff manage the NI Assembly website?
One member of staff manages the NI Assembly website.
What are the job titles, and job descriptions for these staff?
The title of the post is Web Manager. Responsibilities of the post include: