Freedom of Information

Freedom of Information

Welcome to the Freedom of Information page of An Chomhairle um Oideachas Gaeltacha & Gaelscolaíochta (COGG). An Chomhairle um Oideachas Gaeltacha & Gaelscolaíochta (COGG) has been under the Act since 31 May 2006.

This page contains information on:

Freedom of information rights under the Freedom of Information Act 2014

The Freedom of Information Act 2014 provides for the following statutory rights:

• A legal right for everyone to access information held by public bodies to which freedom of information legislation applies.

• Everyone has the legal right to have official information about him / herself corrected where it is incomplete, incorrect or misleading.

• A legal right to be given reasons for decisions that have affected a person.

Further information on how to apply is available here.

Record of FOI Requests Received

Information available under the Publication Scheme

Section 8 of the FOI Act 2014 requires FOI bodies to prepare and publish a scheme for the publication of body information to comply with a publication scheme or guidelines made by the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform.

COGG Publication Scheme is available here.

Funding through grants or sponsorship over €10,000 (2016 – 2020)

Payment of goods and services over €20,000 (2016 – 2020)


See Also

Office Of The Information Commissioner | OIC

Guidance & Resources – FOI Legislation | OIC

Freedom of Information Ireland (