Europe Direct Northern Ireland European Information Centre

Europe Direct Northern Ireland is part of a European Commission network of information centres. The network has over 500 offices in each of the 28 EU member states. Europe Direct Northern Ireland is the local contact point for information on EU policies and programmes, EU funding and can assist with advice on your rights as an EU citizen.

Europe Direct Northern Ireland supports cross border cooperation by sharing expertise and knowledge between regions through partnerships, seminars, conferences, study visits, exchanges and placements.

Heather McLaughlin, Europe Direct Northern Ireland at Balmoral Show with the EU Commission Office, Belfast

Heather McLaughlin, Manager

Europe Direct Northern Ireland services are available to everyone and include:

  • Advice and guidance on your EU Citizen’s rights
  • Signposting to sources of specific expert information and advice
  • EU documents, educational publications and resources on the structure, policies, programmes of the European Union
  • Training for youth groups and schools on how the EU operates, working and studying in other regions and EU languages
  • Study visits to other regions of Europe to share expertise, knowledge and best practice across all sectors
  • Educational visits within this region to explore shared history to promote good relations and peace building
  • Finding project partners to collaborate in European projects to explore innovative solutions to common problems
  • Facilitating exchanges, work placements and participation in European conferences and seminars

Europe Direct Northern Ireland

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500 EU information centres throughout the 28 Member States
400 documentation centres in universities and research centres
400 expert speakers (Team Europe) to speak at events

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Call EUROPE DIRECT on free phone
From inside the EU: 00 800 6 7 8 9 10 11
From outside the EU 00 32 2 299 96 96*
* standard international rate applies