Public Consultation: Development of BAI Statement of Strategy 2011-2013

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has today (1st July) announced the launch of a Public Consultation process as part of the development of the BAI Statement of Strategy for the period 2011 – 2013. The purpose of the consultation is to provide interested parties and the general public (individuals, groups or associations) with an opportunity to comment on the future strategy of the BAI and to provide their views on the role and priorities of the broadcasting regulator. Commenting on the launch of the Public Consultation process, BAI Chief Executive Michael O’Keeffe said “The BAI is undertaking extensive consultation with the broadcasting sector and with the viewing and listening public of Ireland to ensure all views and opinions are taken into consideration as the strategy of the BAI is developed for the next three years. This is an important opportunity for members of the general public to comment on the future strategy of the organisation and to share their views on Irish broadcasting and the regulation of Irish broadcasting sector.” A copy of the consultation document is available on the BAI website ( ) or can be requested by calling the BAI on 01 6441200. Media Queries to: Brian Furey BAI 01 6441200