Daily and hourly MP4 files for the two Chambers and the committee rooms are available to download here:

Please note:

  1. Files are categorised in folders by year, month and day.
  2. The current day's file may not be accessible if it is still being written.
  3. The daily files are large files (> 6GB).
  4. File names follow a distinct naming convention based on date, e.g., [forum]_[YYYYMMDD].mp4
  5. The longer file names represent the hourly files for that date.
  6. Reuse of any webcast or broadcast is subject to our Rules of Coverage.

Rules of coverage

The use of broadcasts and webcasts of both the Houses and Parliamentary Committees must be in accordance with the Standing Orders of Dáil Éireann and Standing Orders of the Seanad. In particular, it should be noted that: 

"... recordings or extracts of the proceedings shall not be used in programmes of light entertainment, political satire, party political broadcasts or in any form of advertising or publicity, other than in the form of news and current affairs programme trailers...". 

If you have any queries regarding reuse of video footage, please email broadcast@oireachtas.ie.