Frequently asked questions
Q. What government departments are involved in tourism?
A. As tourism is a diverse industry comprising of a number of sectors, there are a number of departments involved.
Department of the Econnomy - Tourism Liaison Branch is the Departmental Sponsor Branch for Tourism NI and Tourism Ireland
Department for Communities - Public Record Office of NI, Museums and Libraries, Historic Environment etc
Department for Infrastructure - Planning, Active Travel, Waterways etc
Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs - Angling, Biodiversity, Rural Development, Forestry, Marine etc
Department of Finance - Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA)
Q. Is there an industry association that represents my tourism business?
Q. Are there organisations pertaining directly to craft development?
Q. What quality mark or grading scheme is available for my tourism business?
Q. Where can I find information on creating outdoor experiences?
A. Tourism NI have created a guide on unique outdoor experiences
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