The Organisation

NISRA is an Agency of the Department of Finance. NISRA is the principal source of official statistics and social research on Northern Ireland. These statistics and research inform public policy and associated debate in the wider society.


Trusted statistics and research for a better society.

Mission Statement:

To produce and disseminate high quality, trusted and meaningful statistics and research to inform decisions and improve understanding; and
To provide a high quality and cost effective civil registration service to meet user needs.

Corporate Plan 2012-15:

The NISRA Corporate Plan for the period 2012 to 2015 is available here.

Business Plan 2015-16:

The NISRA Business Plan for the period 2015 - 2016 is available here.

Location of NISRA Head Office (Castle Street Belfast)

Address: 2-14 Castle Street. Belfast, Bt1 1SA
Phone: +44(0)28 9034 8100