Publications

National HR Circulars

Circulars will be available to download here from the date of publication effective from (and the date). Historic circulars may be requested by email.

2016

  1. Increase in State Pension Contributory wef 8th January 2016 – 04/01/2016
  2. Expiry of Increment measures under the terms of the HRA – 08/01/2016
  3. Implementation of Haddington Road Agreement (Appendix 7) and Lansdowne Road Agreement (Chairman’s Note) – Medical Nursing Interface – Task Transfer – 10/02/2016
  4. Revision of pay for Student Nurses and Mental Health Student Nurses on 36 week placement – 01/03/2016
  5. Chaplaincy Service 2016 – 15/04/2016
  6. Public Service Pensions (Single Scheme and Other Provisions) Act 2012 – 40 year calculation restriction – 06/05/2016
  7. Initiation of Single Scheme Administration Project – 11/07/2016
  8. Single Public Service Pensions Scheme – Notification of position on Consumer Price Index CPI and other matters enclosing DPER Circular 13/2016 – 17/05/2016
  9. Temporary Contract to a Higher Grade – 14/09/2016
  10. Mental Health Nurse Retirees – pay arrangements – 20/07/2016
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  12. Personal Fund Threshold (PFT) – Implications of the Extension of ‘Grace Period’ to 1st April 2019 – 29/07/2016
  13. Notice to employers of Report of Interdepartmental Group on Fuller Working Lives – 14/09/16
  14. Increase in Minimum Wage – remuneration on increase for Phebotomist Trainee grade
  15. Incremental Credit awarded for 36 week student nurse work rotation

2015

  1. Formula to compensate for loss of pensionability arising from the elemination of pensionable allowances – 19/01/2015
  2. Revised Salary Scales for Medical Consultants and related matters – 03/02/2015
  3. Extending the Grace Period to 30th June 2016 – 13/02/2015
  4. Chaplaincy Services 2014 and 2015 – 06/03/2015
  5. Reminder re Standard Fund Threshold – 13/04/2015
  6. Official SI 145 of 2015 Circular in support of Circular 3-2015 Extending the Grace Period to 30th June 2016 – 20/5/2015
  7. Revision to Circular 2/15: Salary Scales for Medical Consultants and related matters – 22/05/2015
  8. Subsistence allowances in the Republic of Ireland – 09/06/2015
  9. Single Public Service Pensions Scheme – Notification of position on Consumer Price Index CPI and other matters 03/07/2015
  10. Revenue eBrief No. 64/15 – Pensions – Personal Fund Threshold PFT – Extension of PFT notification deadline – 09/07/2015
  11. Salary rates for future CEO appointments to Section 38 agencies – 14/09/2015
  12. Revised arrangements for pregnancy related sick leave in the Health Sector – (S.I. No. 384 of 2015) Public Service Management (Sick Leave) (Amendment) Regulations 2014 – 13/10/2015
  13. Aligning a previous public health sector employees returning to public health sector employment on the correct pay point – 20/11/2015
  14. Pay and Productivity Measures, Haddington Road Agreement – Increments and related balancing measures applies to all grades – 21/10/2015
  15. Financial procedures to be followed where staff of one public service body incur expenses arising from work undertaken on behalf of another public service body – 30/10/2015
  16. Re FEMPI 2016 and LRA – new Public Health Sector Pay Scales w e f 1st January 2016 – 11/12/2015
  17. Extending the Grace Period to 1st April 2019 – SI 547 of 2015 – Public Service Pension Rights Order (No2) 2015 – 11/12/2015