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Last updated - 17 Sep 2018, 10.48

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

Pre-budget report

Latest report

Pre-budget report

The Committee has published its interim pre-budget report. The report offers a wide-ranging assessment of corporation tax trends, VAT bands and possible changes to rates in motor taxes and fuel duties. It also has raised a series of questions about the mooted rainy day fund.

Press releases

17 Sep 2018, 09.42

Budget 2019: IFAC, CIF, Chambers Ireland to give views to Budgetary Oversight Committee

7 Sep 2018, 17.13

ESRI to discuss new study on gender impact of tax, spending policies at Budgetary Oversight Committee

18 Jul 2018, 11.00

Budgetary Oversight Committee raises questions on Rainy Day Fund in Interim Pre-Budget Report

Recent videos

Wed, 12 Sep 2018

Committee on Budgetary Oversight

Using the Switch Model to analyse the gender impact of Irish Budgetary policy

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Wed, 11 Jul 2018

Committee on Budgetary Oversight

Consideration of the the Summer Economic Statement

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Tue, 3 Jul 2018

Committee on Budgetary Oversight

The equalisation of petrol and diesel excise duty

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Recent documents

Tue, 18 Sep

Opening statement, Tom Parlon, Director General, Construction Industry Federation (CIF)

Opening statement, Tom Parlon, Director General, Construction Industry Federation (CIF) (PDF)

Tue, 18 Sep

Opening statement, Ian Talbot and Paddy Malone, Chambers Ireland

Opening statement, Ian Talbot and Paddy Malone, Chambers Ireland (PDF)

Wed, 12 Sep

Opening statement, Dr. Claire Keane, Senior Researcher Officer, Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI)

Opening statement, Dr. Claire Keane, Senior Researcher Officer, Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) (PDF)

Recent reports

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

Tue, 1 May 2018

Report on EU Budget and the Multiannual Financial Framework
Committee on Budgetary Oversight Report on EU Budget and the Multiannual Financial Framework

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