What is nidirect?
nidirect is the official government website for Northern Ireland citizens. nidirect aims to make it easier to access government information and services. It does this by working closely with Northern Ireland departments and other public bodies to collate key information based on users' needs.
Examples of subjects nidirect can help you with include:
- booking your driving test
- finding a job
- finding local health services, for example doctor, dentist or optician
You don’t need to understand how government is structured or which body is responsible for individual services to use nidirect and find the information you need.
You can find specific information and services by using the search facility or you can browse by topics, like:
- 2011 census
or find information by audience groups, such as:
- people with disabilities
nidirect can also help you to access and complete a number of government services online, like:
- booking a driving test
- getting benefits advice
- paying your rates