Next meeting:

Last updated - 7 Dec 2018, 16.37

11 Dec 2018, 16.00

The Select Committee on Budgetary Oversight will meet in Committee Room 3, LH2000.

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

Pre-budget report

Latest report

Pre-budget report

The Committee has published its final pre-budget report. The report has highlighted transparency issues in relation to the Mid-Year Expenditure Report and the Spending Review Papers 2018 and identified areas where transparency could be improved.

Press releases

6 Dec 2018, 18.03

Budgetary Oversight Committee to discuss health spending overruns, cost controls

30 Nov 2018, 17.46

Budgetary Oversight Committee to discuss IFAC report on Budget 2019

25 Sep 2018, 10.40

Finance Minister to discuss Budget 2019, health estimates with Budgetary Oversight Committee

Recent videos

Wed, 5 Dec 2018

Committee on Budgetary Oversight

Fiscal Assessment Report November 2018;
Mr. Seamus Coffey, Chairman, and Board Members of the Irish Fiscal Advisory Council

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Wed, 26 Sep 2018

Committee on Budgetary Oversight

Pre-Budget Scrutiny of Budget 2019; In attendance: Paschal Donohoe, Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform

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Wed, 19 Sep 2018

Committee on Budgetary Oversight

Agenda: IFAC Pre-Budget Statement; In attendance: Representatives from Irish Fiscal Advisory Council

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Recent documents

Wed, 5 Dec

Opening Statement, Seamus Coffey, Chairperson, Irish Fiscal Advisory Council

Opening Statement, Seamus Coffey, Chairperson, Irish Fiscal Advisory Council (PDF)

Wed, 26 Sep

Opening statement, Paschal Donohoe TD, Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform

Opening statement, Paschal Donohoe TD, Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform (PDF)

Wed, 19 Sep

Opening statement, Seamus Coffey, Chairperson, Irish Fiscal Advisory Council

Opening statement, Seamus Coffey, Chairperson, Irish Fiscal Advisory Council (PDF)

Recent reports

Thu, 20 Sep 2018

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

Wed, 18 Jul 2018

Interim Pre-Budget Report
Committee on Budgetary Oversight interim pre-budget report

Wed, 30 May 2018

Report on Gender Budgeting
Committee on Budgetary Oversight report on gender and equality budgeting

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:
Shawn Pogatchnik
(01) 618 4203 
(086) 701 3295 
shawn.pogatchnik@oireachtas.ie