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Last updated - 19 Jan 2021, 14.02

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

Pre-budget report 2021

Latest report

Pre-budget report 2021

The Committee has published its pre-budget report for 2021.

Press releases

26 Nov 2020, 16.48

Budgetary Oversight Committee publishes interim report examining the parliamentary budget cycle

9 Oct 2020, 15.58

Budgetary Oversight Committee publishes Pre-Budget Report

30 Sep 2020, 11.49

Committee on Budgetary Oversight to hear from Minister Donohoe

Recent videos

Tue, 8 Dec 2020

Committee on Budgetary Oversight

Topic: Post Budget Analysis, the availability of relevant information to facilitate Pre-Budget analysis, and what improvements could be introduced

View video

Thu, 1 Oct 2020

Committee on Budgetary Oversight

Topic: Pre-Budget Engagement, Paschal Donohoe, Minister for Finance

View video

Recent documents

Thu, 14 Jan

Opening statement, Prof. Alan Barrett, CEO, ESRI

Opening statement, Prof. Alan Barrett, CEO, ESRI (PDF)

Thu, 14 Jan

Opening statement, Prof. Stephen Kinsella, Associate Professor of Economics, University of Limerick

Opening statement, Prof. Stephen Kinsella, Associate Professor of Economics, University of Limerick (PDF)

Tue, 8 Dec

Opening statement, Sebastian Barnes, Chairperson, Irish Fiscal Advisory Council – IFAC

Opening statement, Sebastian Barnes, Chairperson, Irish Fiscal Advisory Council – IFAC (PDF)

Recent reports

Thu, 26 Nov 2020

Interim Report on the framework for parliamentary engagement throughout the course of the budgetary cycle November 2020
Committee on Budgetary Oversight Interim Report on the framework for parliamentary engagement throughout the course of the budgetary cycle November 2020

Fri, 9 Oct 2020

Final Pre-Budget Report
Committee on Budgetary Oversight Final Pre-Budget Report

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