The Budget sets out the Government's budgetary targets for the following three years.
The Budget typically contains the following documents:
Financial Statement - the Minister's speech to the Dáil on Budget
Budget Measures - detailed list of changes announced in the Budget
together with the estimated cost or yield arising.
Budget Statistics and Tables - gives detailed budgetary projections
for the next three years.
Financial Resolutions- give temporary legislative backing for immediate
Stability Programme Update - outlines the economic background to
the Budget and sets out Government economic strategy over the following three years.
It is produced in compliance with the EU Stability and Growth Pact.
White Paper on Receipts & Expenditure - the opening position
for the Budget. Published the Saturday before the Budget.
Estimates for Public Services and Summary Public Capital Programme.