Office of Communications and Corporate Services

This Office is responsible for a wide range of support functions for the 350+ staff across the EPA, including Human Resources, Learning and Development, Health and Safety, facilities management, Library and IT Services.

The OCCS team provides advice to the Board and senior management team on Finance, Corporate Governance and staffing issues.

The team has a Queries Unit which provides information to the public on environmental topics.

OCCS has an active Communications unit which provides a wide range of information, data and assessments on environment and sustainability issues by means of the EPA website, newsletters, conferences and exhibitions such as the Young Scientist and the National Ploughing Championship.

The media relations office ( are available 24 hours on 053-9170770