Official Languages Act

Tipperary Education and Training Board has a statutory duty under the Official Languages Act 2003 to comply with the Regulations made by the Minister for Arts, Heritage and Gaeltacht under section 9(1) of the Act.

Tipperary ETB is currently in the process of preparing a Language Scheme for 2016-2019 as is required under Section 11 of the Official Language Act 2003. A copy will be available to download here once it is finalised and published.

In accordance with the Regulations, public bodies have a duty to ensure that their:

  • stationery (notepaper, compliment slips, fax cover sheets, file covers and other folders, labels and envelopes);
  • signage;
  • recorded oral announcements are provided in Irish or bilingually by specific dates set out under the Regulations.


Statutory Instrument 0391-2008 Official Languages Act 2003.