Designated Public Officials under the Regulation of Lobbying Act 2015
The Regulation of Lobbying Act 2015 provides that the Standards in Public Office Commission will establish and maintain an online Register of Lobbying and oversee compliance with the legislative provisions.
The purpose of the Register is to make information available to the public on the identity of those communicating with “Designated Public Officials” on specific policy, legislative matters or prospective decisions. Such persons will have to register with the Standards Commission and will be required to submit returns of their lobbying activities three times a year.
The Designated Public Officials under the Regulation of Lobbying Act 2015 in Cavan County Council are:
Chief Executive: Tommy Ryan
Director of Service: Margaret McNally, A/Head of Finance, ICT and Emergency Services
Director of Service: Eoin Doyle, Director of Services, Housing, Libraries & Cultural Services, Human Resources & Corporate Services
Director of Service: Brendan Jennings, Director of Services, Planning, Community & Economic Development
Director of Service: Paddy Connaughton, Director of Services, Transportation, Environment and Water Services
All Elected Members of Cavan County Council are Designated Public Officials under the Regulation of Lobbying Act 2015.