Welcome to the Office of the Ombudsman

Peter Tyndall 2015Independent. Impartial. Free to use.

We examine complaints from people who feel they have been unfairly treated by certain public bodies, for example, government departments, local authorities, the HSE and publicly funded third level education bodies.

We provide a free public service which is open and accountable. Our job is to examine complaints in a fair and impartial way.

Ombudsman Peter Tyndall

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