NDA Independent Advice Paper on the use of intermediaries in the Irish justice system

June 2020

The NDA has published independent advice on the use of intermediaries in the Irish criminal justice system. In this advice, the NDA recommends that intermediaries - professionals with communication skills - be available to support individuals with communication difficulties to overcome barriers they may encounter in accessing justice, at all stages of the criminal justice system, from Garda stations to courtrooms.

NDA Independent Advice Paper on the use of intermediaries in the Irish justice system