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 Job Title
Charles Flanagan Department of Justice and Equality Minister for Justice and Equality
 
David Stanton Department of Justice and Equality 

Minister of State for Justice with special responsibility for Equality, Immigration, and Integration

 

 

Finian McGrath 

 

 

Department of Health

 

Minister of State at the Departments of Social Protection, Justice and Equality and Health with special responsibility for Disability Issues.

 

Oonagh McPhillips Department of Justice and Equality

Secretary General (Acting)

John O'Callaghan Policing Assistant Secretary
Michael Kirrane Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service Director General (Acting)
Michael Flahive Criminal Law Reform Assistant Secretary
Conan McKenna Civil Law Reform and Courts Policy Assistant Secretary
  Corporate Affairs Assistant Secretary
James Martin Prisons, Probation and International Policy Assistant Secretary
Carol Baxter
Asylum Services, Integration and Equality
 
Assistant Secretary
Peter Mullan Crime and Security Assistant Secretary
David Costello International Protection Office Chief International Protection Officer
Michael Donnellan Irish Prison Service Director General
Fergal Black Irish Prison Service Director of Care & Rehabilitation
Caron McCaffrey Irish Prison Service Director Staff & Corporate Services
Martin Smyth Irish Prison Service Director of Operations
Vivian Geiran Probation Service Director
Professor Marie Cassidy Office of the State Pathologist State Pathologist
Dr Michael Curtis Office of the State Pathologist Deputy State Pathologist
Dr Linda Mulligan Office of the State Pathologist Deputy State Pathologist

 

Further Information: 

See Register of Lobbying at www.lobbying.ie