S.I. No. 750/2020 - General Government Secured Borrowings Order 2020

Notice of the making of this Statutory Instrument was published in

“Iris Oifigiúil” of 12th January, 2021.

I, PASCHAL DONOHOE, Minister for Finance, in exercise of the powers conferred on me by section 67 (5) of the Credit Institutions (Stabilisation) Act 2010 (No. 36 of 2010), hereby order as follows:

1. This Order may be cited as the General Government Secured Borrowings Order 2020.

2. The bodies listed in the Schedule are prescribed as bodies to which section 67 of the Credit Institutions (Stabilisation) Act 2010 (No. 36 of 2010) applies.

The General Government Secured Borrowings (No. 2) Order 2018 ( S.I. No. 522 of 2018 ) is revoked.


(a) Central Government

(i) Departments of State

Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine

Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation

Department of Children and Youth Affairs

Department of Environment, Climate and Communications

Department of Defence

Department of Education and Skills

Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection

Department of Finance

Department of Foreign Affairs

Department of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science

Department of Health

Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage

Department of Justice and Equality

Department of Public Expenditure and Reform

Department of Rural and Community Development

Department of An Taoiseach

Department of Transport

Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media

(ii) Additional Votes

Army Pensions

Attorney General

Central Statistics Office

Chief State Solicitor’s Office (a component part of the Office of the Attorney General)

Courts Service

Director of Public Prosecutions

Garda Síochána

Health Services Executive

International Co-operation (Official Development Assistance, accounted for by the Office of the Minister for Foreign Affairs)

Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission

Irish Prison Service

National Shared Services Office

Office of the Comptroller and Auditor General

Office of Government Procurement

Office of Public Works

Office of the Chief Government Information Officer (OGCIO)

Ombudsman (including the following): Office of the Ombudsman, Office of the Information Commissioner, Commissioner for Environmental Information, Standards in Public Office Commission, Commission for Public Service Appointments

Policing Authority

President’s Establishment

Property Registration Authority

Public Appointments Service

Revenue Commissioners

Secret Service

State Laboratory

Superannuation and Retired Allowances

Tax Appeals Commission

Valuation Office

(b) Other Non-market Agencies included in Central Government Sector

(i) General

Adoption Authority of Ireland (AAI)

Aquaculture Licences Appeals Board (ALAB)

Army Pensions Board

Arts Council (An Chomhairle Ealaíon)

Bord Bia (Irish Food Board)

Bord Iascaigh Mhara (Irish Sea Fisheries Board)

Bord na gCon

An Bord Pleanála

Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI)

Charities Regulatory Authority

Chester Beatty Library

Child and Family Agency (Tusla)

Citizens Information Board

Comhairle um Oideachais Gaeltachta agus Gaelscolaíochta (Speisialta)

National Economic and Social Development Office (NESDO)

Commission for Aviation Regulation

Commission for Communications Regulation (CCR ComReg)

Commission for Railway Regulation

Commission for Regulation of Utilities

Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse

Commissioners of Irish Lights

Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC)

Crawford Gallery, Cork

Credit Union Restructuring Board (ReBo)

Criminal Assets Bureau

Criminal Injuries Compensation Tribunal

Defence Forces (Oglaigh na hÉireann)

Dental Council

Discovery Programme Ltd.

Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies

Educational Research Centre (ERC)

Enterprise Ireland

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Exchange Bureau (Léargas)

Fáilte Ireland

Financial Services and Pensions Ombudsman (FSPO)

Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI)

Food Safety Promotion Board (FSPB)

Forensic Science Ireland

Gaisce (President’s National Challenge Award)

Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission (GSOC)

Garda Síochána Inspectorate

Grangegorman Development Agency

Health and Safety Authority

Health and Social Care Professionals Council (CORU)

Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA)

Health Insurance Authority

Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA)

Health Research Board (Bord Taighde Sláinte) (HRB)

Heritage Council (Comhairle Oidreachta)

Higher Education Authority/ Údarás an Ard Oideachas

Home Building Finance Ireland

Horse Racing Ireland (HRI)

Horse Sport Ireland

Housing and Sustainable Communities Agency

Housing Finance Agency

HRI Racecourses

IDA Ireland

Inland Fisheries Ireland

Insolvency Service of Ireland

Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH)

International Protection Appeals Tribunal

Irish Auditing and Accounting Supervisory Authority

Irish Bank Resolution Corporation

Irish Blood Transfusion Service Board (IBTS)

Irish Film Classification Office

Irish Financial Services Appeals Tribunal

Irish Fiscal Advisory Council

Irish Heritage Trust

Irish Manuscripts Commission

Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA)

Irish National Petroleum Corporation

Irish Rail (Iarnród Éireann)

Irish Research Council

Irish Water

Land Development Agency

Law Reform Commission

Legal Aid Board

Legal Services Regulatory Authority

Local Government Management Agency (LGMA)

Marine Casualty Investigation Board

Marine Institute (Foras na Mara)

Medical Bureau of Road Safety

Medical Council

Mental Health (Criminal Law) Review Board

Mental Health Commission

Moorepark Technology Ltd.

National Archives Advisory Council

National Archives, Ireland

National Asset Management Agency (NAMA)

National Cancer Registry Board

National Centre for Guidance in Education

National Council for Curriculum and Assessment

National Council for Special Education

National Disability Authority

National Gallery of Ireland

National Library of Ireland (NLI)

National Milk Agency

National Museum of Ireland (NMI)

National Oil Reserves Agency (NORA)

National Oversight and Audit Commission

National Paediatric Hospital Development Board (NPHDB)

National Standards Authority of Ireland (NSAI)

National Transport Authority

National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA)

National Treatment Purchase Fund Board

Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI)

Oberstown Children Detention Campus

Office of the Inspector of Prisons

Office of the Ombudsman for Children

Office of the Ombudsman for the Defence Forces

Office of the State Pathologist

Oifig Choimisinéir na dTeangacha Oifigúla

Ordnance Survey Ireland

Parole Board

Pensions Authority

Pensions Council

Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland


Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC)

Private Residential Tenancies Board (PRTB)

Private Security Authority

Probation Service

Property Services Regulatory Authority

Pyrite Resolution Board

Quality and Qualifications Ireland

Raidió Teilifís Éireann (RTÉ)

Regulator of the National Lottery

Road Safety Authority

Schools (non-fee-charging): voluntary secondary, primary, community and comprehensive schools

Science Foundation Ireland

Screen Ireland (Fís Éireann)

Sea Fisheries Protection Authority (SFPA)

Skillnets Ireland


Sport Ireland

State Examinations Commission (SEC)

Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland

Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI)

Teaching Council

Technological University of Dublin

Teagasc (Agriculture and Food Development Authority)

Teilifís na Gaeilge/TG4

The Loughs Agency

Tourism Ireland

Trade and Business Development Body (INTERTRADE Ireland)

Transport Infrastructure Ireland

Údarás na Gaeltachta

Voluntary hospitals and hospices

Water Advisory Board

Water Safety Ireland

Western Development Commission (WDC)

Workplace Relations Commission (WRC)

(ii) Institutes of Technology and other similar institutions

Athlone Institute of Technology

Cork Institute of Technology

Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology

Dundalk Institute of Technology

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology

Institute of Technology Carlow

Institute of Technology Sligo

Institute of Technology Tralee

Letterkenny Institute of Technology

Limerick Institute of Technology

Waterford Institute of Technology

(iii) Education and Training Boards

City of Dublin Education and Training Board

Donegal Education and Training Board

Kerry Education and Training Board

Cork Education and Training Board

Galway and Roscommon Education and Training Board

Limerick and Clare Education and Training Board

Cavan and Monaghan Education and Training Board

Dublin and Dun Laoghaire Education and Training Board

Kildare and Wicklow Education and Training Board

Kilkenny and Carlow Education and Training Board

Laois and Offaly Education and Training Board

Longford and Westmeath Education and Training Board

Louth and Meath Education and Training Board

Mayo, Sligo and Leitrim Education and Training Board

Tipperary Education and Training Board

Waterford and Wexford Education and Training Board

(c) Extra Budgetary Funds included in Central Government Sector

Bank Guarantee Scheme Fund

Capital Service Redemption Account

Carbon Fund

Ciste na Gaeilge

Credit Union Fund

Department Of Education Scholarship Fund

Deposit Guarantee Scheme

Dormant Accounts Fund

Environment Fund

Fishery Harbour Centres Fund

Fund for Cultural, Scientific Etc. Organisations

Garda Síochána Reward Fund

Hepatitis C and HIV Compensation Tribunal Reparation Account 2013

Hepatitis C and HIV Compensation Tribunal Special Account 2013

Horse and Greyhound Racing Fund

Intestate Estates Fund Deposit Account

Ireland Strategic Investment Fund

Ireland-United States Educational Fund 2013

Land Bond Account

Local Authority Library and Archive Service

Local Authority Swimming Pool Programme

Local Government Fund

Local Loans Fund

National Lottery Fund

National Lottery Suspense Account

National Surplus (Exceptional Contingencies) Reserve Fund

National Training Fund

Post Office Savings Bank Fund

Programme for Peace and Reconciliation

Rent and Interest Account No. 3

Residential Institutions Redress Board (RIRB)

Residential Institutions Statutory Fund (Caranua)

Risk Equalisation Fund

Scientific and Technological Education (Investment) Fund

Small Savings Reserve Fund

Social Insurance Fund

Social Insurance Investment Fund

Special Account for Compensation of Hepatitis C

State Property (Misc. Deposits) Account

Sundry Monies Deposit Account

Traveller’s Protection Fund

Voluntary Housing Scheme

Western Investment Fund

(d) Local Government Sub-Sector

(i) Regional Authorities

Eastern and Midland Regional Assembly

Northern and Western Regional Assembly

Southern Regional Assembly

(ii) Approved Housing Bodies

Circle Voluntary Housing Association

Clanmil Housing Association

Cluid Housing

Co-operative Housing Ireland Association

Focus Housing Association

Fold Housing Association

Housing Association for Integrated Living

Newgrove Housing Association

North & East Housing Association

Oaklee Housing including Acorn Housing

Respond! Housing Association

Saint John of Gods Housing Association

Simon Dublin Community

Sophia Housing Association

The Iveagh Trust

Tuath Housing Association


GIVEN under my Official Seal,

21 December, 2020.


Minister for Finance.