Department of Public Expenditure and Reform

The Department of Public Expenditure and Reform (Irish: An Roinn Caiteachais Phoiblí agus Athchóirithe) is a department of the Government of Ireland. It is led by the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform who is assisted by two Ministers of State.

Department of
Public Expenditure and Reform
Department overview
Formed6 July 2011
JurisdictionIreland
HeadquartersGovernment Buildings,
Merrion Street,
Dublin 2, D02 R583
53°20′21″N 6°15′13″W
Minister responsible
Department executive
WebsiteDepartment of Public Expenditure and Reform

The department was established in July 2011.[1] The department took over the functions of Public Expenditure from the Department of Finance. The department of Public Expenditure and Reform is responsible for overseeing the reform of the Public Sector. The Comprehensive Expenditure Report 2012–14 set a spending ceiling for the department of €837 million for the year 2013, and €826 million for the year 2014.[2]