October 2020

The Citizens Information Phone Service (CIPS) invites expressions of interest for appointment as a member of the Board of Directors.

The Citizens Information Phone Service

Citizens Information Phone Service (CIPS) is a busy, dynamic, national phone service, based in Blackrock, Cork, providing free, confidential and impartial information and advice to the public. CIPS also provides a specialist web chat service, and a national peer support phone line for Citizens Information Services staff nationwide. CIPS is a company limited by guarantee and is fully funded and supported by the Citizens Information Board.

CIPS mission is to provide all people with confidential, impartial, high quality information on their civil and social rights, responsibilities and entitlements, as well as information on the social services that exist to support them.

For more information please see: https://www.citizensinformationboard.ie/en/services/citizensinformation/cips.html

This is a voluntary Board and while no fees will be paid to Board members, travel and subsistence expenses will be paid when applicable.


An Application Form must be completed and the application process is outlined in the Board recruitment Booklet which are downloadable here:

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Funded and supported by the Citizens Information Board