Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment
The role of the Employment Rights and Industrial Relations Division of the Department is to establish and protect employment rights and to provide the policy, legislative and institutional framework within which good industrial relations prosper
The National Employment Rights Authority (NERA)
NERA was established to achieve a national culture of employment rights compliance. NERA provides information to employees and employers, monitors employment conditions through its labour inspectorate and can enforce compliance and seek redress.
Citizens Information is an Irish eGovernment website provided by the Citizens Information Board. The site provides public service information for Ireland.
The Health and Safety Authority (HSA)
The HSA are the state sponsored body in Ireland with responsibility for securing safety, health and welfare at work and operate under the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005. Working in partnership with employers and employees, their responsibility is to ensure that safety and health in the workplace is a key priority for everyone.
The Equality Authority
The Equality Authority is an independent body set up under the Employment Equality Act 1998. It was established on 18th October 1999. The Authority replaced the Employment Equality Agency, and has a greatly expanded role and functions to monitor and action non compliance with the Employment Equality Act, 1998 and the Equal Status Act, 2000.