Green Party Northern Ireland

The Green Party Northern Ireland is a green political party in Northern Ireland. Like many green political parties around the world, its origins lie in the anti-nuclear, labour and peace movements of the 1970s and early 1980s.

Green Party Northern Ireland
LeaderClare Bailey MLA
Deputy LeaderCllr Malachai O'Hara
Youth wingYoung Greens
LGBT wingQueer Greens
Membership (2020)700[1]
IdeologyGreen politics[2]
Political positionCentre-left
National affiliationGreen Party
European affiliationEuropean Green Party
International affiliationGlobal Greens
European Parliament groupEuropean Greens–European Free Alliance
Colours  Green and   blue[3]
House of Commons
(NI Seats)
0 / 18
NI Assembly
2 / 90
NI Local Councils
8 / 462

Since 2006, the party has operated as a region of the Green Party of Ireland[4] and also maintains links with other Green parties, including the Scottish Greens and the Green Party of England and Wales.[5]

The party has a youth wing operating in Northern Ireland, the Young Greens.

The party also has LGBT policies and an activist group operating in Northern Ireland, the Queer Greens.