Governance Code

“We confirm that our organisation complies with The Governance Code for the Community, Voluntary and Charitable Sector in Ireland”.

Audited Accounts

Audited accounts for year end 31st December 2016

General Information

Information on National Parents Council Primary (NPC), who we are, the work we do, how you can get involved and how you can contact us.

NPC Complaints Procedure

Our Commitment to You


National Parents Council Primary employs a Chief Executive and staff based in Dublin. Volunteers from Parent Associations form NPC County Branches in Cavan, Clare, Cork East, Cork West, Dublin North, Dublin NW, Dublin South, Dublin SW, Kildare, Laois, Limerick, Longford, Louth, Meath, Monaghan, Sligo, Tipperary and Wexford.

Parent Associations

A Parent Association means an association of Parents of children in a recognised primary school to which Section 26 of the Education Act 1998 applies.

Special Interest Groups

NPC Special Interest Groups are comprised of parents of children attending schools where the Parents' Association is a member of NPC and represent parents of children with special educational needs who attend special schools and mainstream schools; parents of children belonging to a religious minority; parents of children attending Irish medium schools; parents of children from the traveller community and parents of children from the migrant community.

Young Persons

National Parents Council Primary's new Strategic Plan highlights a commitment to hearing children's voices on issues relating to their experiences and hopes regarding primary education.

Are you looking for information about your child's education?

This page contains frequently asked questions and answers about your child's education.

Where can I find out about NPC?

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