Twitter Accounts – Government Departments, Offices, Agencies

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Government Departments: Twitter Accounts

Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine: @agriculture_ie

Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht: @DeptAHG

Department of Children and Youth Affairs: @DCYAPress

Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources: @DCENR

Department of Defence:
– Office of Emergency Planning: @emergencyIE

Department of Education and Skills: @Education_Ire
– Inspectorate: @SSEInspectorate

Department of Environment, Community and Local Government: @EnvironPress

Department of Finance: @IRLDeptFinance

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade: @dfatirl
– Consular (Travel): @dfatravel
– Passports: @PassportIRL
– Irish Aid: @Irish_Aid
– Diplomatic Missions:
– – See Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Twitter list: DFAT Twitter Accounts

Department of Health: @roinnslainte

Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation: @JobsEnterInnov

Department of Justice and Equality: @DeptJusticeIRL

Department of Public Expenditure and Reform: @IRLDeptPer
– eGovernment Policy: @govdotie
– Office of Government Procurement: @Procurement_ie

Department of Social Protection: @welfare_ie

Department of the Taoiseach – Irish Government News Service: @merrionstreet

Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport: See Office/Agency accounts

Houses of the Oireachtas – Communications Unit: @OireachtasNews

Offices, Agencies & Related Twitter Accounts

All About Jobs: @allaboutjobsIE

Arts Council Ireland: @artscouncil_ie

Bord Bia: @Bordbia

Bord Iascaigh Mhara: @BordIascMhara

Bus Átha Cliath – – Dublin Bus: @DublinBusNews

Bus Éireann: @buseireann

Central Statistics Office: @CSOIreland

Chester Beatty Library: @CBL_Dublin

Citizens Information Board: @citizensinfo

Civil Registration Service: @civilreg_irl

Commission for Communications Regulation (ComReg): @comreg

Companies Registration Office: @cro_ie

Competition and Consumer Protection Commission: @CCPCIreland

Cork Airport Authority: @CorkAirport

Crawford Art Gallery: @CrawfordArtGall

Culture Ireland: @culture_ireland

Defence Forces: @defenceforces

Digital Repository Ireland: @dri_ireland

Discover Ireland: @discoverirl

Dublin Airport Authority: @DublinAirport

Dublin Dashboard: @DublinDashboard

Dún Laoghaire Harbour Company: @DLHarbour

Enterprise Ireland: @Entirl

Environmental Protection Agency: @EPAIreland; @EPAAirQuality; @EPAClimateNews; @EPAResearchNews and @Stop_Food_Waste

Fáilte Ireland: @failte_ireland

FixYourStreet: @FixYourStreet

Food Safety Authority: @FSAIinfo

Galway Harbour Company: @portofgalway

Garda: @GardaTraffic @Gardainfo

Health and Safety Authority: @TheHSA

Health Protection Surveillance Centre: @hpscireland

Health Information and Quality Authority: @hiqa

Healthy Ireland: @hi_healthyIre

Houses of the Oireachtas Communications Unit: @OireachtasNews


Iarnród Éireann – Irish Rail: @irishrail


Injuries Board: @InjuriesBoard

INFOMAR: @followtheboats

Inland Fisheries IRL: @AnglingUpdate

InterTrade Ireland: @Inter_Trade

Ireland 2016: @Ireland2016

Irish Archives Resource: @iar_ie

Irish Aviation Authority: @iaacorporate

Irish Film Board: @IrishFilmBoard

Irish Fiscal Advisory Council: @IFAC_IE

Irish Maritime Development Office: @IMDOIreland

Irish Museum of Modern Art: @IMMAIreland

Irish Sports Council: @sportireland

Irish Water Safety: @IWSie

Local Authorities – See the Twitter list on @govdotie:

Marine Institute: @MarineInst

Merrion Street Irish Government News Service: @merrionstreet

Met Éireann: @MetEireann

Military Archives @dfarchives

National Aquatic Centre: @nacdublin

National Concert Hall: @NCH_Music

National Economic and Social Council (NESC): @NESCIreland

National Gallery Ireland: @NGIreland

National Library of Ireland: @NLIreland

National Museum Ireland: @NMIreland

National Roads Authority: @NRAIreland

National Standards Authority of Ireland: @NSAI_Standards

Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement: @odce

Office of Emergency Planning: @emergencyIE

Office of the Ombudsman: @OfficeOmbudsman

Office of Public Works: @opwireland; @opwcastletown; and @TheCasinoMarino

Ombudsman for Children: @OCO_ireland

Ordnance Survey Ireland: @OrdnanceIreland

Port of Cork: @portofcork

Public Appointments Service: @Publicjobsie

Revenue: @RevenueIE

Road Safety Authority: @RSAIreland

Shannon Airport Authority: @shannonairport

SOLAS (The Further Education & Training Authority): @solasfet

Springboard: @SpringboardHEA

State Boards: @stateboards

Student Universal support Ireland (SUSI): @Susihelpdesk

Sustainable Energy Authority: @SEAI_ie

Teagasc: @teagasc

Tidy Towns: @TidyTownsIre

Údarás na Gaeltachta: @UdarasnaG

Waterways Ireland: @waterwaysirelan

Western Development Commission ( @LOOKWESTie

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