Committee for Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs

"Committee Members visit Mobuoy Road waste site, where around 516,000 tonnes of illegal waste had been dumped".

L-R Sydney Anderson MLA, William Irwin MLA, David Ford MLA, Committee Chairperson, Linda Dillon MLA, Oliver McMullan MLA, Caoimhe Archibald MLA, Edwin Poots MLA, Maurice Bradley MLA, and Harold McKee MLA.


Welcome to the Home Page of the Committee for Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs. The Committee was established to advise and assist the Minister on matters within their responsibility. The Committee undertakes a scrutiny, policy development and consultation role with respect to the Department for Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs and plays a key role in the consideration and development of legislation.

Here you will find information about the Committee membership and the work of the Committee.

Latest News

The Committee for Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs next meeting is on Thursday, 19th January 2017 at 10.00am in Room 30 Parliament Buildings. The Committee will recieve an oral briefing from the Agricultural Liaison Group, Fermanagh and Omagh Council Area and from DAERA & SIB on Waste Infrastructure.

 To view the business diary for the next meeting please click here.

Contact the Committee

Committee Clerk: Stella McArdle

Room 243, Parliament Buildings, 
Belfast, BT4 3XX 

Tel: (028) 90 521475

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