Department of Education consultation paper to address role of religion in schools

The Department of Education is currently inviting submissions for their consultation process on the role of religion in school admissions. The consultation process will run from 24 January to 20 February 2017.

The minister has set out four possible approaches to dealing with this issue and would like to hear from stakeholders, interested parties and anyone who might be affected by these issues.

Submissions should follow the format set out in the consultation document and should be forwarded to the following e-mail address

The consultation document is available on the Department’s website at –