In this section you will find information about the Information Commissioner and a brief explanation of her role, function and powers. You will also find links to the FOI Acts, regulations made under the FOI Acts and guidance notes published by the FOI Central Policy Unit in the Department of Public Expenditure & Reform.
This section also sets out the policies and strategies that inform what we do now and what we intend to do into the future. It also provides information on how to contact us.
A brief history of the Office of Information Commissioner and a biography of the Information Commissioner, Emily O'Reilly.
Information about the main functions of the Information Commissioner and the powers available to her to carry out her functions
The policies and strategies of the Office of the Information Commissioner
Contact information for the Office of the Information Commissioner