The Department of Defence is one of the government departments primarily concerned with ensuring the secure and stable environment necessary for economic growth and development.
The high level goal of the Defence organisation is:
The department is organised in four divisions, each of which is headed by an Assistant Secretary or Director who also oversees governance of the department:
Further information on management responsibilities can be found at whodoeswhat.gov.ie.
The Head Office of the Department of Defence is located in Newbridge, Co. Kildare. The department also has offices in Galway, Dublin and Tipperary.
Here you will find a list of branches located in the offices of the Department of Defence.
Click the branch name to view details on the workings of that branch: