June 21st

The Minister for State at the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht has approved the third Language Scheme 2016-2019 for the Office of the Ombudsman and the Office of the Information Commissioner under the Official Languages Act 2003. The Scheme is available now on www.ombudsman.ie and on www.oic.ie.

The scheme sets out the extent to which services are available in Irish or bilingually and identifies steps to improve these.

Contact details: Tom Morgan 01 6395620 Elizabeth Dolan 01 6395650