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


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.


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.


The Administration Division consists of general service civil service grades and provides support and other services to both the Directing Division and Solicitors Division in order to enable the Office to fulfil its statutory function.

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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