Decision making process for major policy proposals

How we make decisions on policies

Inland Fisheries Ireland applies statutory consultation guidance. [Guidelines on Consultation for Public Sector Bodies]

Major policy proposals including any public consultation exercises

Current and previous public consultation exercises are listed here. (

On an annual basis, Fishery District Committees consult with Inland Fisheries Ireland on the split of the quota for salmon fishing. Details of this consultation process can be found here.

Major policy proposals, including any public consultation exercises and the results of such consultations. Regard is to be had to the Consultation Guidelines published and a link should be provided, as appropriate, to information required under those guidelines.

Background information relating to major policy proposals and decisions

Reports, papers, facts and analyses provided for consideration which are relevant and important to framing major policy proposals and decisions.