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Current Opportunities

To view current opportunities in the Policing Authority please click here.



Garda Appointments

The Policing Authority is pleased to announce that it has appointed three persons to the rank of Chief Superintendent in the Garda Síochána. For more information please click here.


Meeting in public between the Policing Authority and the Garda Commissioner
The Policing Authority held a meeting in public with the Garda Commissioner on 29 June 2017.

A recording of this meeting can be viewed on the Policing Authority Youtube Channel.

The draft agenda for the meeting can be viewed here.


Garda Síochána Public Attitudes Survey 2016

The Policing Authority welcomes publication of the Garda Síochána Public Attitudes Survey 2016. For more information please click here.


Second Quarterly Report to the Tánaiste

The Policing Authority has published its Second Quarterly Report to the Tánaiste on progress by the Garda Siochána in implementing the recommendations of the Garda Inspectorate Report 'Changing Policing in Ireland'

Second Quarterly Report - April 2017


Annual Report 2016

The Policing Authority published its Annual Report 2016 on 27 April 2017.

Policing Authority Annual Report 2016
An tÚdarás Póilíneachta Tuarascáil Bhliantúil 2016


Policing Authority statement

To view the Policing Authority statement on the Commission on the Future of Policing in Ireland please click here.

Code of Ethics

On 23 January 2017, the Policing Authority launched the Code of Ethics for the Garda Síochána to inform and guide the actions of every member of staff, at every level of the organisation. The Code of Ethics can be viewed here.


Garda Commissioner Noirin O'Sullivan, Tánaiste & Minister for Justice & Equality Frances Fitzgerald and the Chairperson of the Policing Authority Josephine Feehily pictured at the Launch of the Code of Ethics for the Garda Síochána 23/01/2017




Policing Authority Statements on Roads Data

The Policing Authority have released a number of statements on issue of Roads Data in the Garda Síochána:

07 April 2017

28 March 2017

23 March 2017