Re-use of Public Sector Information

07 Apr, 2020

The Mental Health Commission complies with the Regulations on the Re-use of Public Sector Information as it encourages the re-use of the information that it produces. As part of the Mental Health Commission, the Decision Support Service complies with these Regulations too.

All the information which features on the Decision Support Service website ( is the copyright of the Mental Health Commission unless it says otherwise. You may re-use the information on this website free of charge in any format.

How may I re-use this information?

You may re-use this information by copying, issuing copies to the public, publishing, broadcasting, translating into other languages among other ways. Re-using this information also covers non-commercial research and study. 

Do any conditions apply to the re-use of information?

Yes. Information from the Decision Support Service website may be re-used subject to the terms of the latest Public Service license. Please click here for further information.

Other conditions apply to re-using information from the Decision Support Service website. You must:

  • acknowledge the source and the Mental Health Commission’s copyright when you supply the information to others
  • reproduce the information accurately
  • not re-use this information in a misleading way
  • not re-use the information for any commercial purpose – for example, for advertising or for promoting a particular product or service
  • not re-use the information for, or in support of, a purpose which is illegal, immoral, fraudulent or dishonest

The Decision Support Service is not liable for any loss or liability associated with the re-use of information. While the Decision Support Service makes every effort to ensure that information on its website is accurate, it does not certify that the information is up-to-date or error free. The Decision Support Service does not allow any user to have exclusive rights to re-use its information.

Where may I get more information?

If you need more information about the re-use of our information, you may contact the Director of Corporate Operations at the Mental Health Commission. S/he may be contacted by post or by email. The contact details are as follows:

By Post

Director of Corporate Operations
Mental Health Commission
The Waterloo Exchange
Waterloo Road
Dublin 4
D04 E5W7

By Email