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.

OFMDFM draft budget 2015-16

8 Dec 2014Jenna Maghie Budget 2015-2016Budget

The Office of First Minister and deputy First Minister has released their draft budget for 2015-16.

Department for Employment and Learning draft budget 2015-16

4 Dec 2014Jenna Maghie Budget 2015-2016Budget

The Department for Employment and Learning has published it's draft budget for 2015-16.

Fantastic Mr Tax – is devolution of corporation rates wily economics or a fairytale?

4 Dec 2014Ryan Miller Budget 2015-2016Budget

Chancellor George Osborne has paved the way for devolved corporation tax in Stormont. In the coming weeks Scope will examine the pros and cons of lowering the rate - here we look at some of the arguments against a reduction.

Department for Social Development draft budget 2015-16

4 Dec 2014Jenna Maghie Budget 2015-2016Budget

The Department of Social Development has published it's draft budget for 2015-16.

Department of Justice draft budget 2015-16

4 Dec 2014Jenna Maghie Budget 2015-2016Budget

The Department of Justice has published it's draft budget for 2015-16

DEL Minister confirms voluntary and community organisations’ worst fears as he plans unfair, disproportionate cuts to the sector

3 Dec 2014Seamus McAleavey Budget 2015-2016Budget, Funding

DEL Minister Stephen Farry spoke to the Employment and Learning Committee on Wednesday, 26 November 2014 about his need to cut over 10% from his department’s budget next year. 

DARD Draft Budget Consultation Workshop

1 Dec 2014Jenna Maghie Budget 2015-2016Budget

Following the publication of the draft budget for 2015-16, the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development has published their spending plans.

Department of Regional Development draft budget 2015-16

28 Nov 2014Jenna Maghie Budget 2015-2016Budget

The Department of Regional Development has published it's draft budget for 2015-16

Department for Health, Social Services and Public Safety draft budget 2015-16

28 Nov 2014Jenna Maghie Budget 2015-2016Budget

The Department for Health, Social Services and Public Safety have published their draft budget for 2015-16.

Department of Education draft budget 2015-16

28 Nov 2014Jenna Maghie Budget 2015-2016Budget

The Department of Education has published its draft budget for 2015-16.