Most of the information featured on our website, including legislation, is the copyright of the Houses of the Oireachtas unless otherwise indicated.

The Houses of the Oireachtas copyright page outlines clearly how our data may be re-used. Broadcasting proceedings, in particular, are subject to specific conditions.

Oireachtas (Open Data) PSI Licence

The Oireachtas (Open Data) PSI Licence waives any requirement under the Re-use of Public Sector Information Regulations to formally apply to us for permission to re-use information covered by this licence.

Oireachtas (Broadcast Proceedings) PSI Licence

A distinct licence under the Re-use of Public Sector Information Regulations applies to the re-use of broadcasts of Oireachtas proceedings, including committee proceedings.

Oireachtas APIs

Our open data APIs are now available. Users can access datasets relating to debates, divisions (votes) and parliamentary questions. This website is one practical example of our APIs in action. We welcome any feedback, suggestions and user stories to open.data@oireachtas.ie