Legal basis: Horse and Greyhound Racing Act 2001, s. 5
Maximum Number of Positions: 14
Gender Balance Numbers: Female (3), Male (11)
Gender Balance Percentage: Female (21%), Male (79%)
Notes: There are currently two vacancies, which shall be chosen by the Minister for their specific skill and competencies.

Name First Appointed Reappointed Expiry Date Position type Basis of appointment
Bernard Caldwell 18/02/2009 31/10/2016 13/01/2017 Ordinary Member Nominated by a prescribed body
Eimear Mulhearn 18/12/2013 17/12/2017 Board Member Nominated by a prescribed body
Elizabeth Headon 10/11/2016 09/11/2020 Ordinary Member Appointed by the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine
Francis Hyland 18/12/2005 31/10/2016 13/01/2017 Ordinary Member Nominated by a prescribed body
Harry R.D. McCalmont 19/12/2016 18/12/2020 Ordinary Member Nominated by a prescribed body
James Gough 04/03/2015 03/03/2019 Board Member External Nomination
Joe Keeling 20/03/2013 19/03/2018 Chair Appointed by the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine
John Moloney 11/01/2011 26/05/2016 25/05/2020 Board Member Nominated by a prescribed body
John Powell 26/05/2016 25/05/2020 Board Member External Nomination
Meta Osbourne 18/12/2013 17/12/2017 Board Member Nominated by a prescribed body
Michael Halford 26/05/2016 25/05/2020 Board Member Nominated by a prescribed body
Noel Cloake 10/02/2006 31/10/2016 13/01/2017 Ordinary Member Nominated by a prescribed body
Peter G Nolan 10/11/2016 09/11/2020 Ordinary Member Appointed by the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine
Robert Nixon 31/08/2016 30/08/2020 Board Member External Nomination/Northern Ireland