In this section you will find information about the Information Commissioner and a brief explanation of his 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.
Information about the main functions of the Information Commissioner and the powers available to him to carry out his functions
The policies and strategies of the Office of the Information Commissioner
The following Publication Scheme has been prepared under Section 8 of the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act, 2014.
This document sets out the governance arrangements for the Office.
A brief outline of the Act and details of our Designated Public Official
Contact information for the Office of the Information Commissioner