The role of the Press and Communications Office

We communicate the work of our Ministers and the Department to the media as well as responding to media queries and requests. We are also responsible for the Department's online media presence, including the Department's website and social media platforms such as Twitter and Flickr. 

The head of communications has overall responsibility for managing and developing the Department's communications and social media activities and capabilities at a strategic level, including responsibility for the Press and Communications office team. The team is the first point of contact for media queries.  The team also support the head of communications in his role of co-ordinating media relations across the Department. 

 

Contact details:

Head of Communications

Patrick Forsyth

Tel: +353 1 602 8317
Email:  pressoffice@justice.ie

 

Press Officer and Deputy Head of Communications

Ian Kelleher

Tel: +353 1 602 8328
email: pressoffice@justice.ie



Department of Justice and Equality Press Office

Cathal Redmond Tel: +353 1 602 8712

Andrew Kelly Tel: +353 1 602 8358

Email: pressoffice@justice.ie


Address:

Department of Justice and Equality
51 St. Stephen’s Green
Dublin 2
D02 HK52

Further information

Photographs can be viewed in our Flickr photo gallery
 

Read the Department of Justice and Equality’s Social Media Policy.
 

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