The Children Acts Advisory Board is a public body for the purposes of the Freedom of Information Acts, 1997 and 2003. The Acts assert the right of members of the public to obtain access to official information to the greatest extent possible consistent with public interest and the right to privacy of individuals.
A guide to the functions and records of the Children Acts Advisory Board has been prepared in accordance with Section 15 and 16 of the Freedom of Information Acts, 1997 & 2003 (pdf file).
Requests under the Freedom of Information Act should be made in writing to the FOI Officer, Children Acts Advisory Board, Phoenix House, Block 2, 28 Conyngham Road, Dublin 8 or email email@example.com. The letter should state that the request is being made under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act 1997.
An application form has been devised to facilitate the making of requests.
Further information about these regulations can be found at http://www.foi.gov.ie