Joint Committee on the Irish Language, the Gaeltacht and the Islands 

The Oireachtas Standing Joint Committee on the Irish Language, the Gaeltacht and the Islands is dedicated to promoting the use of Irish as a vernacular language in every aspect of Irish life.  It promotes the use of Irish in the community, in the arts, in education, in sport, in business, in the media and in politics.  The Committee is working towards providing a meaningful and visible reality to the Irish language’s status as Ireland’s first official language. 

What's on this week

Tionólfar cruinniú den Buan-Chomhchoiste na Gaeilge, na Gaeltachta agus na nOileán i Seomra Coiste 4, TL 2000 ar 17.00, 23 Eanáir 2018. 

Ionadaithe ó Sheirbhís Thithe an Oireachtais

*New Public Consultation
Bille na dTeangacha Oifigiúla (Leasú), 2017

News from the Committee

5 December 17
Irish Language Committee to discuss development plans for Údarás na Gaeltachta

20 November 17
Irish Language Committee continues hearings on Heads of Official Languages Bill

13 November 17
Irish Language Committee is seeking submissions on the Draft Heads of the Official Languages Bill

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