Athchóiriú na nGardaí agus Nuachóiriú


The challenges facing An Garda Síochána  are considerable; yet at the same time, the force is undergoing huge reform and modernisation. It is transforming into a modern, fully accountable and transparent professional police service. The framework within which An Garda Síochána operates has also changed substantially. Recent times have seen the establishment of:

The Garda Síochána Act 2005 is the first major revision of the operation of the Garda Síochána since the foundation of the State. The Act aims to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the operation and administration of An Garda Síochána. Key provisions of the Act set up the bodies listed above and the Act also provides for:

  • revised discipline regulations and a new code of ethics
  • a Charter on the Confidential Reporting of Corruption and Malpractice
  • transfer of the Accounting Officer function to the Garda Commissioner
  • establishment of performance targets by the Minister
  • transfer of responsibility for civilian staff to the Garda Commissioner


Sa roinn seo, faigh amach faoi na nithe seo a leanas: