The SEC receives most of its funding through the Vote of the Department of Education and Skills. The remainder is collected in fees from candidates.
Payments over €20,000
There is a commitment in the Public Service Reform Plan that all purchase orders for €20k or over shall be published online. The State Examinations
Commission publishes this information on a monthly basis.
Board Members Remuneration
As a statutory State agency the SEC has a properly constituted internal audit function. An audit is an independent inspection or assessment of data or
business processes. The SEC carefully audits its work to maintain its quality and to learn where it needs to improve to ensure that money spent represents
good value for the taxpayer's money. Mazars, a Dublin based firm, have been appointed to provide the Commission's internal audit function. The Commission's
Audit Committee is an independent committee which provides advice.
The members of the Committee are: