Network for Ireland's Environmental Compliance and Enforcement


NIECE - Working Together To Make a Difference 

The Office of Environmental Enforcement (OEE) co-ordinates the activities of NIECE, the Network for Ireland's Environmental Compliance and Enforcement. 

Members of the Network

Members of the Network are involved in the enforcement of environmental legislation, environmental engagement and promotion and include:

Representatives from other sectors are invited to participate where relevant.

Role of the Network

The role of the Network is to provide a forum which encourages individuals and organisations to work together to deliver improvements in priority environmental areas.  The Network is structured around key thematic areas Waste, Water and Air/Climate and facilitates working groups under each of these thematic areas.

The objectives of the Network are to:

  • Link people and their work areas
  • Share expertise and create learning opportunities
  • Enhance consistency

The Network holds annual events in the key thematic areas. 

Learn more

Information on the Role, Structure, Membership and Management of the NIECE Network is detailed in The NIECE Network Strategic Plan 2018 to 2022 - Working Together To Make a Difference.

The Network's Extranet website is available to participants in NIECE.  Information on how to join the Network is available here.

Visit the European Environmental Network (IMPEL) for information about work in this area at a European level.