Mercy Law Resource is a member of a housing group which also comprises Ballymun Community Law Centre,
Barnardos, Community Action Network, Focus Ireland, the Irish Traveller Movement Law Centre, Northside
Community Law Centre and the Public Interest Law Alliance. This informal group meets on a monthly basis to
share information and consider matters of housing law and policy.
With the support of the Citizens Information Board, the group launched the booklet “Social Housing Rights
Explained”. The booklet provides information to tenants, prospective tenants and supporting service providers on
housing rights and law and on where they can get further support. It also outlines the legal responsibilities of local
To read Social Housing Rights Explained Booklet click here.