Further to An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar’s announcement, the Public Appointments Service and State Boards have postponed all face to face interviews and events from 6pm, Thursday, 12 March 2020 until further notice.

If you are due for interview, we will be in contact via your message Board. As this is an evolving situation, we will be constantly reviewing and providing updates. Please ensure all your contact details are up to date.

Should you have any queries, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Please continue to visit our website and social media for updates.




If you have been to an affected region in the last 14 days, or have been in close contact with a confirmed or probable case of COVID-19 in the last 14 days AND you have any of the following symptoms:

  • a cough;
  • fever;
  • breathing difficulties;
  • shortness of breath.

Please phone your doctor immediately for medical advice.

Please do not attend the Public Appointments Service and immediately contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

We would like to reassure our candidates that if you are affected by these measures your application will not be adversely affected and we will be in contact to reschedule your interview or testing.

Health information and advice on COVID-19 is available at from the HSE and the Department of Health.