Our Structure

  • Children and Young People
  • Development and Support
  • Children and Families
  • Youth Justice
  • Continuous Improvement and Evaluation
  • Business Operations and Support

These service areas are supported by business units responsible for corporate support, policy development, regulation, and assessment and review. Many of the Department’s business units contribute to more than one service area.

DECYP Organisational Chart

The annual report provides descriptions and details of responsibilities and functions for the units.

Boards and Advisory Groups

The Department for Education, Children and Young People works closely with a number of statutory bodies and non-statutory bodies.


Libraries and Archives