Budget

We provide information and insights on the Northern Ireland Executive’s budget, including the in-year process, departmental spending plans and public consultation matters. For more information on the 2015-2016 Budget visit our dedicated Budget Hub.

The 2021-22 Budget - Less for the Same or More for What Works?

24 Feb 2021Geoff Nuttall Policy & Public Affairs, Investing in SocietyBudget

The draft NI Public Budget for 2021-22 and a number of departmental budget proposals are out for consultation.  Will this result in less money for the same things or more for what is needed and what works? 

Green Recovery Fund Campaign by RSPB

19 Feb 2021Déarbhla Sloan Policy & Public AffairsCampaigning, Budget, Budget Asks

The RSPB have launched a campaign asking Finance Minister Conor Murphy to establish a Green Recovery Fund for Northern Ireland within the proposed budget.

Latest on Department for Communities Budget

18 Feb 2021Geoff Nuttall Policy & Public Affairs, Investing in SocietyBudget

Read here how the current proposals for the Department for Communities budget if implemented could leave major funding shortfalls in wide range of areas 

Budget Deadline Day?

8 Feb 2018Siobhan McAlister Policy & Public AffairsBudget

Today, 8 February, was the day that David Sterling, Head of the Northern Ireland Civil Service, indicated that a budget needed to be in place for Northern Ireland.

Northern Ireland Budgetary Outlook 2018-2020

20 Dec 2017Siobhan McAlister Policy & Public Affairs, Investing in SocietyBudget

On 18th December the Department of Finance published a briefing on the Northern Ireland Budgetary Outlook 2018-20. 

Response to the Northern Ireland Executive draft Budget 2015-2016

23 Dec 2014Seamus McAleavey Budget 2015-2016Budget

NICVA has responded to the Northern Ireland Executive’s draft budget.

DHSSPS Budget Meeting - Key Asks

18 Dec 2014Jenna Maghie Budget 2015-2016Budget, Budget Asks

Following a consultation meeting with Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety officials we have collated the key asks expressed at the meeting.

DoJ Budget Meeting - Key Asks

18 Dec 2014Jenna Maghie Budget 2015-2016Budget Asks, Budget

Following a consultation meeting with the Department of Justice (DOJ) officials we have collated key asks expressed at the meeting, alongside tips from the Department on what to include in consultation responses.

DE Budget Meeting - Key Asks

18 Dec 2014Jenna Maghie Budget 2015-2016Budget, Budget Asks

Following a consultation meeting with officials from the Department of Education we have collated the key asks expressed at the meeting.

DSD Consultation Meeting - 7 Key Asks

18 Dec 2014Bob Harper Budget 2015-2016, Policy & Public Affairs, Local Government ReformBudget, Public Expenditure, local government reform

Following a consultation meeting with Department for Social Development officials on 15 December, we have collated seven key asks expressed at the meeting, alongside tips from the Department on what to include in consultation responses.