Contact Us

If you have a question, we encourage you to explore our website because the information you need may already be available.

Browse our Policy A-Z or contact us directly

  • telephone (01) 6354000.


The Health Service Executive provides all of Ireland’s public health services in hospitals and communities across the country. If you have a question about your health services, your entitlements, or how to access HSE health or social services in your area, please either:

Freedom of Information

The Department of Health, like all Government Departments, is subject to the Freedom of Information Act.

Freedom of Information

Access to Information on the Environment Regulations

Under these regulations, you are entitled to access information on the environment, and further information is available here.

Access to Information on the Environment

Access Officer

Under the Disability Act 2005, public bodies must appoint Access Officers.  The Disability Access Officer will arrange assistance and guidance for any person with a disability who needs to visit our offices.  Patricia Rigney is our Access Officer for Hawkins House and you can email us or telephone (01) 6354493.

News Centre

You can visit our News Centre for the latest news from our Department. Follow us on Twitter @roinnslainte

Customer Service

We adhere to the Principles of Quality Customer Services through our Quality Customer Action Plan and our Customer Charter. Read our Customer Complaints Procedure.

  • email us at
  • write to us at Customer Services Unit, Department of Health, Hawkins House, Dublin 2, D02 VW90 or
  • telephone (01) 635 3000

Press & Communications Office

We liaise with all media on behalf of the Minister, Ministers of State and the Department of Health.

Press queries should be directed in the first instance to or 01 6354477.