The Northern Ireland Assembly was dissolved at 00:01 on Thursday 26 January, 2017. The elections will take place on Thursday 2 March, 2017.

News and Media

Welcome to the News and Media section of our website where you can find our latest press releases, view past releases in our archive, find out more about media access at Parliament Buildings and read our round-up of the latest week at the Assembly.

Guidance for the Media using Parliament Buildings during the Assembly Elections

This Guidance provides advice to the media working in Parliament Buildings during the Election period.

Information for the Press & Media

The Northern Ireland Assembly is keen to develop positive working relationships with the media. We have a press accreditation scheme that makes access to parliament buildings easier and we have a media handbook that sets out clearly where filming and interviews can take place, what parts of the building are accessible to the media and more.

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  • Committee disappointed with Translink fare hikes

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  • £4M funding for York Street Interchange

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  • Committee for Health concerned about impact of political situation on reform of Health and Social Care

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