Relationships and Sexuality Education

The NCCA were asked to undertake a major review of RSE by former Minister for Education and Skills Richard Bruton TD.

The first phase of the review of RSE took place between June 2018 and March 2019 which produced a draft report

Further consultation followed to ensure the findings and related draft advice gathered in the first phase is reflective of the needs of students, schools and parents.

The deadline for completing the survey or emailing a written submission regarding the draft report is Friday 25th October 2019.

You can find more information by going to

After this phase of consultation is complete, a final report containing the advice for future directions will be completed and issued to the Minister for Education and Skills.

You might find a video from helpful in considering some of the quesitons asked by the NCCA. See