Minister's Office

Who we are

The Minister's Office acts in a liaison capacity between the Minister and other sections within the Department, different departments, public bodies, the education partners and the general public.

What we do

  • Arrangement of briefings for the Minister on all matters relating to education and the Department generally
  • Organisation of the Minister’s diary, attendance at meetings, events and functions
  • Arrangement of the Minister’s home and foreign travel
  • Co-ordination of relevant briefings and speeches for the Minister
  • Preparation of replies from the Minister to representations/correspondence from members of the Oireachtas and the public
  • Support for the Minister attending the Dáil, cabinet meetings and all other functions
  • Arrangement of private members motions and all Oireachtas business
  • Arrangement of state receptions.


Minister's Office,
Department of Education, Marlborough Street, Dublin 1. D01 RC96

Phone: (01) 889 6400