Department for Communities Departmental Monitoring Group

The Department for Communities (DfC) DMG is Chaired by Jonnie Currie from East Belfast Community Development Agency (EBCDA).

The DMG will meet two to three times a year to bringing together people from across the voluntary and community sector with an interest in the workings, decisions and policy of this Department.

DfC was formed following the 2016 Departmental Restructure and brings together most of the responsibilities from the former Department for Social Development and Department for Culture, Arts and Leisure. The Department also gains control of local government, built heritage and the Employment Service.

Membership of the Executive Office DMG is open to NICVA members and you can register your interest join here.