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Northern Ireland Office (NIO)

  1. UK Government delivers first batch of PPE to NI Executive

    UK Government delivers first batch of PPE to NI Executive

  2. COVID-19 Guidance: Information for NI Businesses & Employers

    Coronavirus (COVID-19): Information for businesses and employers in Northern Ireland

  3. Secretary of State announces additional funding for IFI

    Secretary of State, Brandon Lewis, announced an additional £240,000 UK Government funding contribution to support the ongoing work of the International Fund for Ireland.

  4. Secretary of State participates in Joint Ministerial COVID-19 conference call

    A Joint statement following a COVID-19 call chaired by Secretary of State and Tanaiste.

  5. Changes to the law in Northern Ireland: updated information

    As the NI Executive was not restored by 21 October 2019, obligations under the Northern Ireland (Executive Formation etc) Act 2019 have come into force.

  6. UK Government sets out way forward on the legacy of the past in Northern Ireland

    This new approach seeks to put victims first with information recovery and reconciliation as the overarching goal.

  7. Addressing Northern Ireland Legacy Issues

    Today (Wednesday 18 March) the Government has set out a way forward on the legacy of the past in Northern Ireland.

  8. Secretary of State for Northern Ireland attends St Patrick’s Day events in Washington

    Brandon Lewis to travel to the United States of America

  9. Appointments to the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland

    Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, the Right Honourable Brandon Lewis CBE MP has today announced appointments to the Equality Commission of Northern Ireland

  10. Northern Ireland Troubles-related incident victims payments scheme

    Northern Ireland Troubles-related incident victims payments scheme

  11. Secretary of State announces re-appointment of Independent Reviewer and Chair of the Northern Ireland Committee on Protection

    Latest appointment by Secretary of State

  12. Secretary of State announces re-appointment of Independent Reviewer

    Secretary of State renews appointment of Independent Reviewer

  13. Secretary of State pays tribute to Seamus Mallon

    The Secretary of State, Right Hon Julian Smith MP, has this evening paid tribute to the late Seamus Mallon who died earlier this afternoon.

  14. UK Government commits £2bn to support new Northern Ireland Executive

    UK Government commits £2bn to support new Northern Ireland Executive

  15. Vacancy Notice

    The Northern Ireland Office (NIO) is seeking to appoint a Lead Non-Executive Director to its Management Board.

  16. Deal To See Restored Government In Northern Ireland Tomorrow

    The Secretary of State for Northern Ireland and Tánaiste have published the text of a deal to restore devolved government in Northern Ireland, exactly three years after the Assembly collapsed.

  17. Northern Ireland seafood firm gears up for Christmas 2020

    Kilkeel-based Rooney Fish is already taking orders from its overseas customers for this year's festive season.

  18. Appointment of Permanent Secretary at the Northern Ireland Office

    Madeleine Alessandri has been appointed as the new Permanent Secretary at the Northern Ireland Office (NIO).

  19. Northern Ireland Housing Executive Board appointments

    Secretary of State has today made appointments to the Northern Ireland Housing Executive Board

  20. Appointment term extended of existing Non-Executive members of Northern Ireland Transport Holding Company

    The Secretary of State for Northern Ireland has announced that the appointment term of existing Non-Executive members of the Northern Ireland Transport Holding Company (NITHC) has been extended.