Central Government Updates

Last updated at 16:02 on 29/09/2021

Department of Health COVID-19 Datahub

The COVID-19 data hub features national statistics, information and data about COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in Ireland.

  • The confirmed and total deaths and cases of COVID-19 are updated daily at approximately 6pm
  • Statistics profiles and county data are updated daily at approximately 6pm Monday to Friday
  • ICU statistics are updated daily at approximately 12pm and 7pm
  • Acute hospital statistics are updated daily at approximately 9:30am, 2pm and 8pm
  • Laboratory specimen testing statistics are updated daily at approximately 3pm from Monday to Saturday
  • The number of new COVID-19 cases in each Local Electoral Area (LEA) is published weekly on a Thursday, reflecting new cases notified in each LEA for the 14-day period up to midnight on the previous Monday


Government of Ireland COVID-19 Tracker App

COVID Tracker is a free app for your mobile phone. It will help us to protect each other and slow the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Ireland.

Using the COVID Tracker app along with the existing public health measures will help us all stay safe when we meet up, socialise, work or travel.

The app can:

  • alert you if you have been in close contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19
  • advise you on what to do to protect yourself and others
  • alert other app users that you were in close contact with, if you test positive for COVID-19

Link to App

COVID-19 Public Information Booklet (April 2020)

This guide offers information about Ireland and COVID-19 including how the government is responding, the symptoms of COVID-19 and how you should self-isolate.

The booklet, which was jointly produced by the Government of Ireland and the HSE, is being delivered free of charge by An Post to every household in Ireland.


For up-to-date information on COVID-19 please see the below websites:

Department of Health


World Health Organisation