The Central Statistics Office (CSO) is Ireland's national statistical office and our purpose is to impartially collect, analyse and make available statistics about Ireland’s people, society and economy. Specifically, our mandate under the Statistics Act 1993 is "The collection, compilation, extraction and dissemination for statistical purposes of information relating to economic, social and general activities and conditions in the State".
The Intellectual Property Office of Ireland is the national intellectual property agency, under the auspice of Department of Enterprise, Trade & Employment that is responsible for the administration of Intellectual Property (IP) rights in Ireland. Our statutory functions are concerned with the granting of Patents and the registration of Trade Marks and Designs and the administration and maintenance of these industrial property rights (read more about this in About Intellectual Property).
The Office of Public Works (OPW) (or “Board of Works” as it has also been called) was established in 1831, by an Act of Parliament: An Act for the Extension and Promotion of Public Works in Ireland.
Greyhound Racing Ireland (GRI) - Rásaíocht Con Éireann, formerly the Irish Greyhound Board. Promoting excellence in the greyhound industry.
PeoplePoint is located in Clonskeagh, Dublin and is staffed and managed by Civil Servants. It has taken on the centralised responsibility of managing the routine day-to-day HR functions of the Civil Service.
The Health Service Executive is the publicly funded healthcare system in Ireland, responsible for the provision of health and personal social services.
SOLAS is the State agency that oversees the building of a world class Further Education & Training (FET) sector in Ireland, developing skills to fuel Ireland’s future.
Raidió Teilifís Éireann is an Irish public service broadcaster. It both produces and broadcasts programmes on television, radio and online.