DfI public appointments

The Department is responsible for the appointment of a Chair and Board Members to the boards of the following bodies:

  • Northern Ireland Water (NIW)
  • Northern Ireland Transport Holding Company (NITHC)
  • Belfast Harbour Commissioners
  • Londonderry Port & Harbour Commissioners
  • Warrenport Harbour Authority 
  • Drainage Council for Northern Ireland

All DfI appointments are regulated by the Commissioner for Public Appointments for NI (CPANI).

Current Opportunities

Current opportunities will be listed below.  Click on the link to access the competition documents.

DfI promotes details of public appointment opportunities in the main local newspapers, relevant trade publications and on nidirect. Information can also be viewed on the Department’s Facebook and Twitter accounts.


If you have any queries regarding public appointments or would like to register your interest in any upcoming vacancies please contact:

Public Appointments Unit
Department for Infrastructure
Clarence Court
Adelaide Street


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