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Last updated - 29 Jul 2021, 15.15

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: 20 Feb 2020

House: 33rd Dáil

Parliamentary engagement during the budgetary cycle

Latest report

Parliamentary engagement during the budgetary cycle

The Committee has completed its consideration of the framework for parliamentary engagement throughout the budgetary cycle. The Committee recommends that budgetary engagement by the Houses of the Oireachtas be reshaped to put parliamentary committees at the heart of the scrutiny.

Press releases

29 Jul 2021, 16.31

Budgetary Oversight Committee publishes its Interim Pre-Budget 2022 Report

14 Jul 2021, 19.31

Committee on Budgetary Oversight to meet Minister for Finance and Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform

30 Jun 2021, 15.38

Budgetary Oversight Committee to discuss capital investment with Department of Public Expenditure and Reform

Recent videos

Thu, 15 Jul 2021

Committee on Budgetary Oversight

Topic: Summer Economic Statement

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Thu, 1 Jul 2021

Committee on Budgetary Oversight

Topic: Capital Investment

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Thu, 24 Jun 2021

Committee on Budgetary Oversight

Topic: Discussion on Tax Expenditures

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Recent documents

Thu, 15 Jul

Opening statement, Michael McGrath T.D., Minister, Department of Public Expenditure and Reform

Opening statement, Michael McGrath T.D., Minister, Department of Public Expenditure and Reform ()

Thu, 15 Jul

Opening statement, Paschal Donohoe TD, Minister for Finance, Department of Finance

Opening statement, Paschal Donohoe TD, Minister for Finance, Department of Finance ()

Thu, 1 Jul

Opening statement, Ronnie Downes, Assistant Secretary, Central Expenditure Policy and Reporting Division, Department of Public Expenditure and Reform

Opening statement, Ronnie Downes, Assistant Secretary, Central Expenditure Policy and Reporting Division, Department of Public Expenditure and Reform ()

Recent reports

Thu, 29 Jul 2021

Interim Pre-Budget Report 2022
Committee on Budgetary Oversight Interim Pre-Budget Report 2022 July 2021

Thu, 1 Apr 2021

Pre-Stability Programme Update 2021
Select Committee on Budgetary Oversight report on Pre-Stability Programme Update April 2021

Fri, 5 Mar 2021

Work Programme December 2020 – June 2021
Committee on Budgetary Oversight Work Programme December 2020 – June 2021

Committee contact details

Committee on Budgetary Oversight

Leinster House

Kildare Street

Dublin 2

D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee

Paul Ng

(01) 618 3867

budgetaryoversight@oireachtas.ie

Press officer

Petrina Vousden

(01) 618 3437

(085) 8745 295

petrina.vousden@oireachtas.ie