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Protected Disclosures

Dáil Éireann Debate, Tuesday - 1 June 2021

Tuesday, 1 June 2021

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Peadar Tóibín

Ceist:

423. Deputy Peadar Tóibín asked the Minister for Education the number of protected disclosures made to her Department in each of the past five years and to date in 2021. [29631/21]

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Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Education)

In accordance with Section 22 of the Protected Disclosure Act 2014, my Department has published information on protected disclosures received during 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 on its website:  www.education.ie/en/Publications/Corporate-Reports/Annual-Report/.

In summary, there have been a total of 18 Protected Disclosures made between 2016 and to date in 2021. This figure relates to Protected Disclosures that were made to me under Section 8 of the Protected Disclosures Act from workers in the Education sector. 

The attached table gives a breakdown by year of the disclosures.

PQ 29631/21 Department of Education

To ask the Minister for Education the number of protected disclosures made to her Department in each of the past five years and to date in 2021.

Disclosures 2016 to date (includes anonymous disclosures)

Year

Number

2021 to date

3

2020

2

2019

1

2018

4

2017

7

2016

1

Total

18

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