The Information Commissioner reviews FOI decisions.

  • If you need information and resources on freedom of information, you may wish to contact the Freedom of Information Central Policy Unit of the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform
  • Concerns about Data Protection access requests or breaches may be referred to the Data Protection Commissioner
  • Complaints about how a public body dealt with you may be a matter for the Office of the Ombudsman
  • We cannot provide legal advice. If you need legal advice you may wish to consult a solicitor

Freedom of Information Central Policy Unit

FOI Central Policy Unit,
Department of Public Expenditure and Reform,
Floor 3, 7-9 Merrion Row,
Dublin 2, DO2 V223
Web: www.foi.gov.ie
Email: cpu@per.gov.ie
Tel: 076 100 7345

Data Protection Commissioner

Data Protection Commissioner 
Canal House
Station Road
Portarlington 
R32 AP23 Co. Laois
Web: www.dataprotection.ie
Email: info@dataprotection.ie
Lo Call Number 1890 252 231 / Tel: 076 110 4800   

Office of the Ombudsman

Office of the Ombudsman,
18 Lower Leeson Street,
Dublin 2, D02 HE97
Web: www.ombudsman.ie
Email: ombudsman@ombudsman.ie
Lo-call: 1890 223030 / Tel: 01 639 5600