Section 6(4) of the Act requires each public body to publish a list of designated public officials of the body. The purpose of the list is:

  • to allow members of the public to identify those persons who are designated public officials;
  • to be used as a resource for lobbyists filing a return to the Register who may need to source a designated public official’s details.

Further information is available at

Member of the Science Foundation Ireland Board who is Designated Public Official is:

Mr Declan Hughes, Secretary General, Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment