28th April 2023
IPRT response to comments from Minister for Justice, Simon Harris, at the Prison Officers Association (POA) Conference regarding proposals to expand the prison estate.
24th April 2023
IPRT welcomes the report on the Review of Prison Visiting Committees published by the Minister for Justice Simon Harris on Monday 24 April 2023. The report has been informed by a wide-ranging public and stakeholder consultation, including IPRT's Submission to the Department of Justice on the Review of the Prison Visiting Committee's, of which the vast majority of IPRT's recommendations are included in the report.
5th April 2023
Minister for Justice Simon Harris has published Justice Plan 2023, outlining 140 actions to continue building a justice system that works for everyone. Justice Plan 2023 is the third and final in a series of annual plans outlining the actions required to deliver against the high-level goals and objectives set out by the Department of Justice in ‘A safe, fair and inclusive Ireland: Statement of Strategy 2021-2023.