Marine Institute

Overview

About Us Main Image. Photographer Jonathan White

The Marine Institute was set up under the Marine Institute Act 1991: “to undertake, to coordinate, to promote and to assist in marine research and development and to provide such services related to research and development, that in the opinion of the Institute, will promote economic development and create employment and protect the marine environment.”


About Us. Photographer Mike Hogan
About Us
We are the State agency responsible for marine research, technology development and innovation in Ireland. We provide scientific and technical advice to Government to help inform policy and to support the sustainable development of Ireland’s marine resource.

 


Organisational structure. Photographer Lisa Doran
Organisational Structure
In order to achieve our vision we have six service areas including Ocean Science and Information Services, Marine Environment & Food Safety Services, Fisheries Ecosystems Advisory Services, Irish Maritime Development Office, Corporate Services and Policy, Innovation and Research Support Services.

 


Board Members. Photographer Cushla Dromgool Regan
Board Members
The Marine Institute is governed by a non-executive board, chaired by Dr John Killeen.

 


Corporate Strategy. Photographer Andrew Downes
Corporate Strategy
Our 2015 – 2018 Strategic Plan sets out the key foundations for the current operations and roles of the Marine Institute. It is designed to give a clear focus and direction for the Board, management and staff of the Marine Institute.

 


Organisation Policies. Photographer Cushla Droomgool Regan
Organisation Policies
The Marine Institute is fully committed to a policy of equality of opportunity and treatment of its entire staff through its employment practices.

 


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Subscribe to Email Notifications
Subscribe to get email notifications whenever we publish a new press release or news item.

 


Accreditation and Awards. Photographer Cushla Droomgool Regan
Accreditation & Awards
Read about our accreditations and awards here.

 


Corporate Social Responsiblity. Photographer Cushal Droomgool Regan
Corporate Social Responsibility
Our commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility is reflected in the policies and procedures in place throughout the organisation.

 


Tenders. Photographer Cushla Dromgool Regan
Tenders
We adhere to the Principles of Public Sector Buying as laid out by Enterprise Ireland. We publish all our tenders on www.etenders.gov.ie.