The Ministers

The overall aim of the Executive Office is to contribute to and oversee the co-ordination of, Executive policies and programmes to deliver a peaceful, fair, equal and prosperous society.

Ministers responsibilities:

  • Support for the Executive and liaison with the Assembly, the North-South Ministerial Council, British-Irish Council, Civic Forum and UK Departments
  • international relations
  • Programme for Government and the Executive’s economic policies;
  • promoting and monitoring implementation of equality of opportunity/good relations
  • tackling poverty and social exclusion
  • children and young people
  • victims and survivors
  • Maze/Long Kesh Regeneration
  • Review of Public Administration
  • Information Service
  • emergency planning
  • improving investment in infrastructure
  • and the Statutory Publications Office

The two Junior Ministers, Alastair Ross (FM) and Megan Fearon (dFM) will assist them in carrying out the work of their department. They will be jointly accountable to the First Minister and deputy First Minister.

You can contact the Ministers via email: ps.ministers@executiveoffice-ni.gov.uk
or write to them at:

GD36 Stormont Castle
Stormont Estate
Belfast
BT4 3TT
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