$65.3M wasted on rent

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 16:45

Government ministries spent more than $60 million dollars in rent for unoccupied buildings during the period 2012 to 2016.

This was revealed by the auditor general, whose department says the rental of vacant properties is one of its major concerns.

It's an issue that's now forcing the parliament to lobby for changes to the way government enters rental agreements.

Reporter Ria Rambally has more.