Important Notice - Suspension of All Family Visits (Professional visits remain unaffected):

  • The Irish Prison Service has announced that all physical visit to prison will cease with effect from close of business Friday 27th March 2020.
  • All future visits from prisons will be conducted using video calls.
  • Any physical family visits that have been booked to take place on or after Saturday 28th March 2020 has now been cancelled.
  • Arrangements are currently being made for the introduction of visits by video link/camera phone early next week.
  • Information on the new arrangements will be published on the Irish Prison Service website as soon as possible

Human Resources

The Human Resources Directorate has diverse and wide ranging responsibility and is comprised of 8 sections within the directorate, namely:-

  • Attendance Management
  • Change Management
  • Bullying & Harassment, Mediation and Disciplinary Code
  • Industrial Relations/Change Management (including implementation of Public Service Agreements and all matters)
  • Pensions & Remuneration
  • Policy Review and Development
  • Workforce Planning

In addition the Director has oversight responsibility for:-


Don Culliton

Director of Human Resources