The Information Commissioner, who is responsible for monitoring and enforcing compliance with the Freedom of Information Act 2000, has drawn up a Model Publication Scheme for all public sector organisations. NIPSO has formally adopted the scheme, which is organised into seven classes of information set out below.  Please click on the relevant subheadings for further information.

  • Who we are and what we do 

Roles and responsibilities

​NIPSO structure

Information about legislation relevant to our functions

  • What we spend and how we spend it

Annual reports

  • Our priorities and how we are doing 

Annual reports

Strategic Plan

Senior Management Minutes

Customer service


  • How we make decisions

Senior Management Minutes

  • Our policies and procedures



Complaints procedure

  • The services we offer

Complaints about public bodies

Complaints about local councillors

Complaints about the Northern Ireland Judicial Appointments Commission

  • Lists and registers

Asset registers​

Register of interests

Gifts & Hospitality register

Please contact us if you would like to ask about any of the above.

Requests for information

We are committed to making information readily available within the scope of the legislation. If the information you want is not routinely published, you can make a request for it under the Freedom of Information Act.

You can make a request using our online form or by contacting us at

Email requests should provide as much detail as possible to help us identify the information sought.

Alternative formats

If the information is not in a format that meets your needs please contact


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