Policy Submissions to Government

Read our policy submissions to Government.

Policy Submissions to Government


November 2018: Submission on Automatic Enrolment Retirement Savings System

February 2018: Review of the Childcare Act

February 2018: Submission: Select Committee on Children & Youth Affairs



November 2017: Proposed Amendments to the CSO Census

January 2017: Submission to the Department of Justice and Equality Consultation on the new National Women’s Strategy 2017-2020




December 2016: Submission to the Department of Finance Consultation on the Sugar-Sweetened Drinks (SSD) Tax

December 2016: Submission (initial response) on the Development of a new Affordable Childcare Scheme

October 2016: Submission to The National Women’s Council of Ireland’s Shadow Report to the CEDAW Committee

October 2016: Building a Sustainable Model for Early Years Provision, published article in Education Matters

September 2016: Submission to the Department of Children and Youth Affairs on its Statement of Strategy 2016-2018

June 2016: Submission to the Department of Education and Skills Statement of Strategy 2016-2018



June 2015: Response to the Consultation on Early Years Education-focused Inspections

June 2015: Children with Additional Needs – A Model of Provision

May 2015: Statement to Joint Oireachtas Committee on Health & Children

May 2015: Response to the Public Consultation on Future Investment in the Early Years



September 2014: Early Childhood Ireland Water Submission



December 2013: Submission on SNAs to Oireachtas Committee

May 2013: Oireachtas Submission Post Primetime Programme “Breach of Trust”

March 2013: National Early Year’s Strategy (NEYS)



June 2012: Submission on Literacy and Numeracy

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