Welcome to the Department of Justice.
 

Consultations

2020
06/01/2020: Public Consultation on Flexible Working Hours(CD: 31 January 2020).

2019
17/12/2019: Hate Speech Consultation(CD: 17 January 2020).

2018
27/10/2018: Seasonal Changes Consultation Clocks
26/10/2018: Public Consultation on the National Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (DLADTI) Inclusion Strategy

 

Publications

2021
20/04/2021: An Roinn Dlí agus Cirt agus Comhionnannais Tuarascáil Bhliantúil 2019

2020
05/08/2020:  An tSeirbhís Phromhaidh Tuarascáil Bhliantúil 2019
30/04/2020:  Rialacha na nUaschúirteanna (Costais), 2019 – Ionstraim Reachtúil Uimh. 584 de 2019
06/02/2020:  An Straitéis Náisiúnta um Chuimsiú Daoine LADTI+2019-2021

2019
31/12/2019: Luathstair na Roinne
17/12/2019: Oifig an Chigire Príosún Tuarascáil Bhliantúil 2018
17/07/2019: An Tuarascáil ón nGrúpa Idirrannach ar an Togra ón Aontas Eorpach le haghaidh Scor d’Athruithe Séasúracha Cloig
25/01/2019: An Roinn Dlí agus Cirt agus Comhionannais Tuarascáil Bhliantúil 2017

2018
07/09/2018: An Biúró um Shócmhainní Coiriúla Tuarascáil Bhliantúil 2017
13/06/2018: An Bord Athbhreithnithe Meabhair-Shláinte (An Dlí Coiriúil) Tuarascáil Bhliantúil 2017
04/05/2018: Tuarascáil Bhliantúil 2016

2017
13/12/2017: Ag Tógáil don Todhchaí: Straitéis Acmhainní Daonna, 2018-2020
20/06/2017: Rialacha na nUaschúirteanna, 1986
03/05/2017: Straitéis Náisiúnta na mBan agus na gCailíní 2017-2020
14/02/2017: Roinn Dlí agus Cirt agus Comhionannais Ráiteas Straitéise 2016-2019
07/02/2017: An Straitéis maidir le hlmeascadh na nImirceadh
25/01/2017: Tuarascáil Bhliantúil an Choiste a Ceapadh chun Monatóireacht a dhéanamh ar Éifeachtacht an Chláir Athstiúrtha - 2015
23/01/2017: An tÚdarás Póilíneachta Cód Eitice don Gharda Síochána

2016
19/10/2016: An Roinn Dlí agus Cirt agus Comhionannais Tuarascáil Bhliantúil 2015
17/10/2016: An Dara Plean Gníomhaíochta Náisiúnta Achoimre Feidhmiúcháin
15/04/2016: Cairt Cultúir na Roinne Dlí agus Cirt agus Comhionannais
14/01/2016: An Roinn Dlí and Cirt agus Comhionannais Tuarascáil Bhliantúil 2014

2015
25/11/2015: An Bord Parúil Tuarascáil Bhliantúil 2014

 

Press Releases

2021
22/02/2021: An Plean Dlí agus Cirt 2021 arna fhoilsiú ag an Aire McEntee
21/01/2021: Minister McEntee urges more Irish-based technology companies to join Hotline.ie

2020
30/09/2020: Minister McEntee announces Family Justice System Reform
22/09/2020: Minister McEnteelaunches 'Don't Make Things Worse' fireworks awareness campaign
10/06/2020: Consultation Minister Flanagan launches Discount Rate on Personal Injury Cases
21/02/2020: Minister Flanagan publishes new Victims' Charter providing vital information to victims of crime

2019
28/11/2019: Launch of Ireland's National LGBTI + Inclusion Strategy 2019 - 2021
09/10/2019: Minister Flanagan announces € 2.98 billion budget allocation to the Justice Sector
18/09/2019: Minister Flanagan launches National Rural Safety Forum
23 /07/2019: Minister Flanagan and Minister Stanton introduce additional unpaid Parental Leave
17/07/2019: Ireland to oppose end of seasonal clock changes
11/07/2019: Minister Flanagan publishes General Scheme of Family Law Bill, 2019
16/06/2019: Minister Flanagan announces Government approval for amendments to Perjury and Related Offenses Bill
09/05/2019: Minister Flanagan launches major national awareness campaign on sexual harassment and sexual violence
11/04/2019:  Minister welcomes Flanagan and Minister Madigan ahead of the passage of the Thirty-Eighth Amendment of the Constitution (Dissolution of Marriage) Bill, 2016, through the Senate
03/04/2019:  Minister Flanagan and Minister Madigan welcome the passage of the Eighth Amendment Bill of the Constitution (Dissolution of Marriage), 2016, by Dáil
26/03/2019:  Minister Flanagan announces publication of proposed amendments to the  divorce referendum
08/03/2019  Minister Flanagan announces Ireland ratification of Istanbul Convention on International Women's Day
29/01/2019: Minister Flanagan announces Government approval for referendum on divorce
04/01/2019:  Minister Flanagan announces Government support for Brexit Initiative of the Legal Services Sector

2018
21/12/2018: Minister Flanagan publishes Garda Síochána Inspectorate report entitled “Policing with Local Communities”
30/11/2018: Government makes appointments to Sheriff posts
23/11/2018: Statement by the Minister for Justice and Justice and Equality in Prison Surveillance
27/10/2018: Seasonal Changes Consultation Clocks
11/10/2018: Statement by Minister Flanagan on the publication of the third interim report of the Disclosure Tribunal
20/09/2018: Minister Flanagan announces details of the Text Alert Rebate Scheme 2018
03/09/2018: Charlie Flanagan, Minister for Justice and Equality, holds a formal meeting with Drew Harris, the new Commissioner of An Garda Síochána, on his first day in office
24/08/2018: Appointments to the Board of the National Disability Authority
16/08/2018: Consultation process on draft National Standards for Accommodation Offered to People in the Defense Process
20/07/2018: Minister Charles Flanagan officially opens Garda Headquarters for the Western Region
26/06/2018: Announces Minister for Justice and Equality appoints new Garda Commissioner
13/06/2018: Minister Flanagan launches 'Know Your Rights' Campaign for Victims of Crime Helpline
12/06/2018: Minister Flanagan announces Government approval for a Referendum on the offense of defamation of the Constitution
24/05/2018: Minister Flanagan announces commencement of Data Protection Act 2018
17/05/2018: Charlie Flanagan, Minister for Justice and Equality, announces recruitment campaign to An Garda Síochána to be held in 2018
12/05/2018: Minister Flanagan and Minister Stanton announce the opening of the new humanitarian admissions program
10/05/2018: Minister Flanagan emphasizes importance of victims in plans for new Parole Board 02/05
02/05/2018: Minister Flanagan announces passage of Domestic Violence Bill, 2017
25/04/2018: Minister Flanagan commends Women Magdalene Laundries to Attend a Two Day Event in June to Honor 
23/04/2018: Funding for Traveler and Roma Pride Week, 2018
28/03/2018:  Minister Flanagan announces that Government has agreed to advise the President of the right exercise his Constitutional pardons to grant posthumous pardon to Mr. Myles Joyce, convicted of murders in Mam Trasna in 1882
23/03/2018:  Clocks to be forwarded weekend 25 March 2018

2017
30/11/2017: Statement by Minister Flanagan on the Second Interim Report of the Disclosure Tribunal
27/11/2017: Statement by the Department of Justice and Equality (27 November 2017)
14/11/2017: Statement by the Department of Justice and Equality Justice and Equality
13/11/2017: Statement by Minister Flanagan on the Charleton Tribunal
26/09/2017: First Report of the Garda Industrial Relations Structures Working Group Submitted to Government
14/09/2017: Third Publication Police Authority Progress Report on the implementation of the Garda Síochána Inspectorate Report “Transforming Policing in Ireland”
31/07/2017: Irish Language Court Rules published
06/06/2017: Statement by the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality, Frances Fitzgerald on the terrorist attack in London
01/06/2017: The third payment option is expected to strengthen Garda traffic enforcement measures and Garda Síochána and the Courts Service more effectively
25/05/2017: Statement by the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality
23/05/2017: Statement by the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality, Frances Fitzgerald TD on the attack in Manchester
16/05/2017: Members and terms of reference for the Commission on the Future of Policing in Ireland announced by the Tánaiste
09/05/2017: Government decides to nominate Ms Kathleen O'Toole as Chair of the Commission on the Future of Policing in Ireland
03/05/2017: Tánaiste and Minister Stanton launch National Strategy for Women and Girls 2017-2020: A Better Society Creating for All
26/03/2017: Clocks to be presented weekend 26 March 2017
22/03/2017: Review of state civil justice system announced by Tánaiste 

2016
01/12/2016: Tánaiste launches Campaign December 2016 Against Drunk Driving
23/11/2016: Public Consultation on New National Women's Strategy launched
28/10/2016: Reminder: Clocks to be postponed weekend 29/30 October 2016
11/10/2016: Tánaiste welcomes additional funding for Garda recruits, additional civilian staff and ongoing additional overtime in 2017
22/09/2016: Double funding for Communities Alert funding - including new funding for local Text Alert Groups - announced by Tánaiste
21/09/2016: Western Minister launches Equality Traveler History Project
15/09/2016: Tánaiste announces National Awareness Campaign as part of second new National Strategy on Domestic, Sexual and Gender Based Violence 2016-2021
11/09/2016: Minister Stanton happy with extra funding for Equality measures in Budget 2017
03/09/2016: Tánaiste and Minister Varadkar launch national Mortgage Arrears Resolution Service
29/07/2016: Tánaiste delighted to enact two pieces of legislation
19/07/2016: Minister Stanton reiterates importance of Broad-based Relations in Equality and Human Rights
29/06/2016: Tánaiste delighted with the success of An Garda Síochána and the decline in the burglary rate , more than a third fewer burglaries in the first quarter of the year
22/05/2016: Tánaiste presents expenditure plans totaling € 2.458 billion in relation to the Justice Sector as well as allocating significant additional resources to An Garda Síochána
08/05/2016: Tánaiste finds significant additional funds for An Garda Síochána Of Peace
07/03/2016: Statement by the Minister for Justice and Equality, Francis FitzGerald TD on the death of the Supreme Court Judge, The Honorable Mr Justice Adrian Hardiman
18/01/2016: Minister FitzGerald signs an order commencement of landmark family law reform
11/01/2016: Minister FitzGerald commences Fines (Payment and Recovery) Act 2014
08/01/2016: Ministers FitzGerald and Cobh propose new powers for City and County Councils to regulate the planning of new licensed premises
07/01/2016: Minister FitzGerald announces implementation of seven new Garda Youth Diversion Projects in 2016

2015
28/10/2015: Minister FitzGerald confirms establishment of second Special Criminal Court
23/10/2015: Reminder: Clocks to be postponed Weekend 24/25 October 2015
29/07/2015: Minister FitzGerald welcomes President signs Thirty-Fourth Amendment of the Constitution (Marital Equality) Act 
29/07/2015: Minister FitzGerald welcomes President's signing into law Thirty- Fourth Amendment of the Constitution (Marital Equality) Act
28/07/2015: Ó Ríordáin welcomes Minister O'Sullivan's announcement of support students for those in the Defense System

 

Notices

2017
27/10/2017: Reminder - Clocks to be Postponed Weekend 28-29 October 2017
23/10/2017: Fireworks Information Notice

2016
14/10/2016: Fireworks
27/09/2016: Employability, Inclusion and Learning Program 2014-2020 European Social Fund Call for Tenders Migrant Integration and Employment Gender Equality

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