Minister's Office

The Minister's Office contributes executive support to the Minister for Finance and to the management of the Department; the Office ensures that the Minister is appropriately informed when making executive decisions and attending Government meetings and other engagements; as well as ensuring that the Minister’s obligations to parliament are discharged; attending engagements either within or outside the State; and manages the Minister’s & Department’s interaction with the Oireachtas. The Minister's Office also oversees the operational functions of the Minister’s Office, for example the coordination of replies to Parliamentary Questions and representations from members of the public on behalf of the Minister.