The committee is dedicated to promoting the use of Irish as a vernacular language in every aspect of Irish life.

Date established: 28 Jun 2016

House: 32nd Dáil, 25th Seanad

Press releases

10 Jul 2017, 14.00

RTÉ to appear before Committee to discuss challenges of broadcasting in Irish

26 Jun 2017, 14.00

Éisteachtaí faoi scrúdú béil Gaeilge an Teastais Shóisearaigh ag dul ar aghaidh i gCoiste na Gaeilge

12 Jun 2017, 15.00

Irish Language Committee to focus on oral Irish Junior Cert Examination

Recent videos

Irish Language the Gaeltacht and the Islands

Tue, 11 Jul 2017

Committee on Irish Language, the Gaeltacht and the Islands

Session A: 5 p.m. Ceanncheathrú Nua d’Fhoras na Gaeilge agus an costas a bhaineann leis
Session B: 6 p.m. Na dúshláin a bhaineann le Craoltóireacht in Éirinn trí mheán na Gaeilge agus na dualgais atá ar Raidió Teilifís Éireann faoin reachtaíocht

Irish Language the Gaeltacht and the Islands

Tue, 27 Jun 2017

Committee on Irish Language, the Gaeltacht and the Islands

An Scrúdú Cainte mar chuid lárnach den Teastas Sóisearach

Irish Language the Gaeltacht and the Islands SC

Tue, 30 May 2017

Committee on Irish Language, the Gaeltacht and the Islands

Na dúshláin a bhaineann le Craoltóireacht in Éireann trí mheán na Gaeilge

Recent debates

Tuesday, 11 July 2017

Joint Committee

Gnó an Choiste

Tuesday, 27 June 2017

Joint Committee

An Scrúdú Cainte sa tSraith Shóisearach: An Roinn Oideachais agus Scileanna

Tuesday, 13 June 2017

Joint Committee

Polasaí don Oideachas Gaeltachta 2017-22: Múinteoirí Meánscoile

Recent documents

Tuesday, 11 Jul 2017

Ráitis Oscailte, Seán Ó Coinn, Foras na Gaeilge

Tuesday, 11 Jul 2017

Ráitis Oscailte, Rónán Mac Con Iomaire, Raidió Teilifís Éireann

Tuesday, 11 Jul 2017

Ráitis Oscailte, Maurice Buckley, Oifig na nOibreacha Poiblí

EU Scrutiny

All proposed EU legislation in the areas of the Irish Language, the Gaeltacht and the Islands is scrutinized by the committee and decisions are made regarding such proposals.

Committee contact details

Joint Committee on the Irish Language, the Gaeltacht and the Islands
Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin 2
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee:
Eugene Ó Cruadhlaoich
(01) 618 3780
gaeilge@oireachtas.ie

Press Officer:
Ciarán Brennan
(01) 618 3903
ciaran.brennan@oireachtas.ie