Regulation of Lobbying Act 2015


Section 6(4) of the Regulation of Lobbying Act 2015 requires each public body to publish a list showing the name, grade and brief details of the role and responsibilities of each “Designated Public Official” of the body.  
 

The purpose of the list is to: 

  • allow members of the public identify those persons who are Designated Public Officials; and 
  • as a resource for lobbyists filing a return to the Register who may need to source a Designated Public Official’s details. 
     
Name Organisation/Division Job Title
Helen McEntee Department of Justice and Equality Minister for Justice and Equality
     
James Browne Department of Justice and Equality  Minister of State for Law Reform 
     
Patrick Cluskey Department of Justice and Equality Special Adviser to the Minister
Fiach Kelly Department of Justice and Equality Special Adviser to the Minister
     
Oonagh McPhillips Department of Justice and Equality Secretary General
-- Criminal Justice Deputy Secretary
Oonagh Buckley Civil Justice and Equality Deputy Secretary
Doncha O’Sullivan Corporate Assistant Secretary
John O'Callaghan Criminal Justice Governance Assistant Secretary
Ben Ryan Criminal Justice Policy Assistant Secretary
Michael Flahive Criminal Justice Legislation Assistant Secretary
Carol Baxter Civil Justice and Equality Policy Assistant Secretary
Michael Kirrane Civil Justice and Equality Immigration Service Delivery Assistant Secretary
Martina Colville Civil Justice and Equality Legislation Assistant Secretary
Derek Tierney Transparency Assistant Secretary
Marion Walsh  Criminal Justice Operations and Service Delivery Director
Neil Ward Civil Justice and Equality Operations and Service Delivery Director
Yvonne White Civil Justice and Equality Governance Director
     
Chris Enright Forensic Science Ireland Director General
     
Dr Linda Mulligan Office of the State Pathologist State Pathologist (Acting)
Kathleen Han Suyin Office of the State Pathologist Deputy State Pathologist
     
Caron McCaffrey Irish Prison Service Director General
Fergal Black  Irish Prison Service Director of Care & Rehabilitation
Martin Smyth  Irish Prison Service Director of Operations
Derek Calbeck  Irish Prison Service Director of Finance and Estates
Don Culliton  Irish Prison Service Director of Human Resources

 

Further Information: 

See Register of Lobbying at www.lobbying.ie