Latest Update 29th May 2020
Following the Taoiseach’s announcement on Friday 1 May 2020, and in light of the fact that the State has now entered Phase 1 of the Government’s Roadmap (https://www.gov.ie/en/campaigns/c36c85-covid-19-coronavirus/) and in the interests of the health and safety of appellants, Tribunal Members and staff of the Tribunal as well as our stakeholders and public health more generally, the Tribunal has decided to take the following steps:
In the week starting 25th May 2020, the Tribunal has resumed the issuing of decisions, which have been completed and signed by Tribunal Members. However, due to the current restrictions, staff attendance must be limited and, while the Tribunal will strive to issue all outstanding decisions as soon as possible, the Tribunal asks that appellants and their legal representatives continue to be patient. The Tribunal is aware of the anxiety and uncertainty of people who are awaiting their decisions, and the decisions will be issued as quickly as possible within the current restrictions.
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