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The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions has four main divisions:

DIRECTING DIVISION

The Directing Division consists of barristers and solicitors who examine criminal investigation files and decide whether or not a prosecution should be taken. The recruitment entry level to these positions is Senior Prosecutor and Senior Principal Prosecutor.

SOLICITORS DIVISION

The Solicitors Division consists of Prosecutors and Legal Executives who prepare and conduct cases on behalf of the Director in all Courts sitting in Dublin.

PROSECUTION SUPPORT SERVICES DIVISION

The Prosecution Support Services Division consists of Prosecutors and incorporates the Policy & Research Unit; the Library and Information Services; Knowledge Management; the Victims Liaison Unit; and the International Unit.

ADMINISTRATION DIVISION

The Administration Division consists of general service civil service grades and provides human resources, IT and other support services to the three legal divisions. 


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Further Information

If you have queries in relation to any of the above positions or require further information please contact:

Human Resources Unit,
Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions,
Infirmary Road,
Dublin 7.

Tel: + 353 1 858 8500
Email: HR.mailbox@dppireland.ie