Our Mission

The Probation Service is the lead agency in the assessment and management of offenders in our communities.

On behalf of the Department of Justice & Equality and in conjunction with the Courts Service, the Irish Prison Service, An Garda Síochána and the wider community, we provide high quality assessment of offenders and a professional and effective management of services and supports to bring about positive change in the behaviour of offenders.

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Probation Service, Head Office, Haymarket, Smithfield, Dublin 7. Tel: (353) (0)1-8173600

The Probation Service is an Agency of the Department of Justice and Equality