The committee plays a key role in informing debate on Ireland’s membership of the European Union.

Date established: 05 Jul 2016

House: 32nd Dáil, 25th Seanad

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New Report

Annual Report 2016

First annual report of the  Joint Committee on European Union Affairs.

Press releases

20 Jun 2017, 14.00

EU Affairs Committee to discuss the White Paper on the Future of Europe with Mr. Gerry Kiely

23 May 2017, 14.00

MEP’s from the island of Ireland to meet with the European Affairs Committee in Leinster House

9 May 2017, 14.00

EU Committee to discuss this year’s European Semester process, including the National Reform Programme, with the ESRI and Social Justice Ireland

Recent videos

European Union Affairs JC

Wed, 21 Jun 2017

Committee on European Union Affairs

White Paper on the Future of Europe

European Union Affairs JC

Wed, 24 May 2017

Committee on European Union Affairs

Engagement with MEPs from the Island of Ireland

European Union Affairs JC

Wed, 10 May 2017

Committee on European Union Affairs

European Semester - Engagement on the National Reform Programme

Recent debates

Wednesday, 5 July 2017

Joint Committee

EU Presidency: Engagement with Estonian Ambassador

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Joint Committee

White Paper on the Future of Europe: Discussion

Wednesday, 24 May 2017

Joint Committee

Engagement with MEPs

Recent documents

Wednesday, 05 Jul 2017

Opening Statement, MoS for European Affairs, Helen McEntee

Wednesday, 05 Jul 2017

Opening Statement, Estonian Ambassador on Priorities for their Presidency of the EU

Wednesday, 10 May 2017

Opening Statement, The Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI)‌

Recent reports

Wednesday, 22 Feb 2017

Report EUA Committee Travel to Brussels 7 – 8 February 2017

Wednesday, 22 Feb 2017

Report of the Delegation to Malta

Tuesday, 14 Feb 2017

Annual Report 2016 Joint Committee on European Union Affairs

Committee contact details

Committee on European Union Affairs
Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin 2
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee:
Heidi Lougheed
(01) 618 3189
(076) 100 1748
eu.committee@oireachtas.ie

Press Officer:
Liam O'Brien
(01) 618 4484
(086) 189 5098
liam.obrien@oireachtas.ie