Search

28 May 2022

Offaly GAA ran surplus on day to day running costs in 2017

Income for the County Committee exceeded €1,000,000

Offaly GAA recorded a surplus on its day to day running costs in 2017 according to the annual accounts. 

Total income for the Offaly County Committee for 2017 came in at €1,074,351 while total expenditure was €933,073. When the accounts for O'Connor Park and Faithful Fields were taken into account, the surplus for the year still stood at €110,196. 

On the income side, Gate Receipts were €316,726, an increase of just under €22,000 from 2016 to 2017. Commercial Income also increased to €178,639 while Income from Associated Bodies dropped by €7,000 to €434,551. Other Income increased to €144,435.

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE: Offaly GAA Secretary hits out at 'personal attacks via social media' in his report to Convention

The largest expenditure was on County Teams Administration Expenses which came in at €694,147, an increase of close to €70,000 from 2016.  €201,543 was spent on Sportsgear, Equipment, Gym and Laundry, €124,162 on Medical Expenses, €117,109 on catering, €129,533 on Players Travelling Expenses and €98,922 on Team Administration Expenses. A further €16,020 was spent on Buses and Accommodation.

Coaching and Games Development accounted for €118,871 of the expenditure figure while €88,301 went on Administration Expenses with €59,750 of that figure being made up of wages and PRSI. 

O'Connor Park saw a significant increase on rents for matches from €90,978 in 2016 to €145,348 in 2017.

While Gate Receipts for local matches increased year on year, receipts for Senior Football and Senior Hurling semi-finals and finals all dropped from 2016 to 2017.

To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.


Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.