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Last updated - 13 May 2019, 10.19

There are currently no scheduled meetings for this Committee.

The committee was established to enhance the role of the Oireachtas in the budgetary formation process. The committee reviews the macro-economic and fiscal issues that form part of budget considerations.

Date established: 21 Jul 2016

House: 32nd Dáil

Press releases

7 May 2019, 09.04

Budgetary Oversight Committee to discuss cost of doing business in Ireland

8 Apr 2019, 14.22

Budgetary Oversight Committee report calls for Department to review tax expenditures & put sunset clauses in place

11 Mar 2019, 10.46

Committee on Budgetary Oversight to discuss European Commission’s Country Report Ireland 2019

Recent videos

Tue, 14 May 2019

Committee on Budgetary Oversight

Consideration on the Public Sector Performance Report 2018, and update on the Equality Budgeting Pilot Programme

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Wed, 8 May 2019

Committee on Budgetary Oversight

Consideration of the "Cost of Doing Business in Ireland" Report (published April 2019)

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Thu, 18 Apr 2019

Committee on Budgetary Oversight

Presentation of the Stability Programme Update

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Recent documents

Tue, 14 May

Opening Statement, Dr Joanne McCarthy, Senior Executive Officer Policy and Research, Disability Federation Ireland

Opening Statement, Dr Joanne McCarthy, Senior Executive Officer Policy and Research, Disability Federation Ireland (PDF)

Tue, 14 May

Opening Statement, Ronnie Downes, Assistant Secretary, Department of Public Expenditure and Reform

Opening Statement, Ronnie Downes, Assistant Secretary, Department of Public Expenditure and Reform (PDF)

Wed, 8 May

Opening statement, Professor Peter Clinch, Chair, National Competitiveness Council

Opening statement, Professor Peter Clinch, Chair, National Competitiveness Council (PDF)

Recent reports

Mon, 8 Apr 2019

Tax Expenditures
Committee on Budgetary Oversight Tax Expenditures Report. [budget scrutiny, tax expenditures, budget oversight]

Wed, 6 Mar 2019

Post-Budget 2019 Report
Committee on Budgetary Oversight Post-Budget 2019 Report

Thu, 20 Sep 2018

Final Pre-Budget Report
Committee on Budgetary Oversight final pre-budget report

Committee contact details

Committee on Budgetary Oversight
Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin 2
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee:
Ronan Murphy
(01) 618 3867
(076) 100 1856
budgetaryoversight@oireachtas.ie

Press Officer:
Nuala Walsh
(01) 618 3437
(086) 410 0898
nuala.walsh@oireachtas.ie