Published on 3 December 2019

We are delighted to announce that Peter Tyndall has been reappointed as Ombudsman and Information Commissioner.

President Michael D. Higgins reappointed Mr. Tyndall for a second six year term-of-office on 3 December 2019.

As Ombudsman, Peter Tyndall is also a member of the Standards in Public Office Commission, the Commission for Public Service Appointments, the Referendum Commission, and the Constituency Commission.

In 2016, he was elected President of the International Ombudsman Institute (IOI) and Ireland will host the World IOI Conference in 2020.

As Information Commissioner Peter Tyndall is also the Commissioner for Environmental Information.


Minister Donohoe welcomes the reappointment of Mr Peter Tyndall as Ombudsman and Information Commissioner