Next meeting:

Last updated - 18 Jan 2019, 17.16

23 Jan 2019, 14.00

The Joint Committee on European Union Affairs will meet in CR1 LH2000.

The committee plays a key role in informing debate on Ireland’s membership of the European Union.

Date established: 5 Jul 2016

House: 32nd Dáil, 25th Seanad

Travel Report

Latest Report

Travel Report

The committee has published its report of the committee travel to Batumi, Georgia, 14-15 June 2018

Press releases

11 Dec 2018, 17.17

EU Affairs Committee meeting with Eurofound postponed

10 Dec 2018, 17.16

European Union Affairs Committee to focus on EU agency Eurofound

5 Dec 2018, 09.50

European Union Affairs Committee to discuss Brexit preparedness with EU Affairs Minister

Recent videos

Wed, 5 Dec 2018

Committee on European Union Affairs

Engagement on the work of the General Affairs Council (GAC)

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Wed, 28 Nov 2018

Committee on European Union Affairs

Engagement with Mr. Gerard Kiely, Head of Representation, European Commission Representation in Ireland, on 2018 'State of the Union' address and related matters

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Wed, 14 Nov 2018

Committee on European Union Affairs

Exchange of views on the work of the Committee of the Regions to include the Future of Europe debate, the Report of the Task force on Subsidiarity, Proportionality and ‘Doing Less More Efficiently’ and the UK withdrawal negotiations

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Recent documents

Wed, 5 Dec

Opening statement, Helen McEntee TD, Minister of State for European Affairs

Opening statement, Helen McEntee TD, Minister of State for European Affairs (PDF)

Wed, 17 Oct

Opening statement, James Temple-Smithson, Head of the European Parliament Liaison Office in Ireland

Opening statement, James Temple-Smithson, Head of the European Parliament Liaison Office in Ireland (PDF)

Wed, 17 Oct

Opening statement, Tony Murphy, European Court of Auditors

Opening statement, Tony Murphy, European Court of Auditors (PDF)

Recent reports

Thu, 27 Sep 2018

Report, 15th Batumi International Conference "Georgia's European Way" Batumi, Georgia, 14-15 June 2018
Joint Committee on European Union Affairs travel report on conference in Batumi, Georgia

Fri, 21 Sep 2018

Report, Meeting of the Chairpersons of COSAC Vienna, Austria, 8-9 July 2018
Joint Committee on European Union Affairs report on meeting of the Chairpersons of COSAC Vienna, Austria, 8-9 July 2018

Fri, 27 Jul 2018

Annual Report 2017 Joint Committee on European Union Affairs
Joint Committee on European Union Affairs - Annual Report 2017

Committee contact details

Committee on European Union Affairs
Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin 2
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee:
Heidi Lougheed
(01) 618 3189
(076) 100 1748
eu.committee@oireachtas.ie

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