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

Gender budgeting

Latest report

Gender budgeting

The Committee has published a report on gender budgeting. It puts forward recommendations that may help the Committee monitor and oversee the introduction of new budgeting processes, and also to ensure the Government continues to build on its equality budgeting initiative.

Press releases

6 Jul 2018, 11.13

Finance Minister to discuss Summer Economic Statement with Budgetary Oversight Committee

2 Jul 2018, 10.12

Road hauliers, IBEC to discuss Budget 2019 ideas with Budgetary Oversight Committee

15 Jun 2018, 10.43

Union, business views on Budget 2019 to be heard by Budgetary Oversight Committee

Recent videos

Wed, 11 Jul 2018

Committee on Budgetary Oversight

Briefing from Parliamentary Budget Office

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Tue, 3 Jul 2018

Committee on Budgetary Oversight

The equalisation of petrol and diesel excise duty

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Tue, 19 Jun 2018

Committee on Budgetary Oversight

Prioirites for Budget 2019

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Recent debates

Tue, 19 Jun 2018

Standing Committee

Priorities for Budget 2019: Discussion

Wed, 13 Jun 2018

Standing Committee

Pre-Budget Scrutiny and Budget Priorities: Irish Tax Institute

Wed, 30 May 2018

Standing Committee

Ireland Country Report and Country-Specific Recommendations: European Commission

Recent documents

Wed, 11 Jul

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

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

Tue, 3 Jul

Opening statement, Verona Murphy, President, Irish Road Haulage Association (IRHA)

Opening statement, Verona Murphy, President, Irish Road Haulage Association (IRHA) (PDF)

Tue, 3 Jul

Opening statement, Fergal O'Brien, Director of Policy and Chief Economist, Ibec

Opening statement, Fergal O'Brien, Director of Policy and Chief Economist, Ibec (PDF)

Recent reports

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

Tue, 24 Apr 2018

Report, Ex-Post Scrutiny of Budget 2018: Commercial Stamp Duty
Committee on Budgetary Oversight report on Ex-Post Scrutiny of Budget 2018: Commercial Stamp Duty

Submission guidelines

Before you make a submission to an Oireachtas committee, please read our guidelines document. It gives a brief overview of the purpose of submissions and the format you should use when you make a submission.

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