Contact DARD

How to contact DARD (Northern Ireland)

You can contact the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (DARD) by telephone, in writing, by email or by forwarding your request through this website.
If you know the name of the person you wish to speak to, please telephone 0300 200 7850. For all other enquiries please see the links below:
The DARD Helpline number is 0300 200 7852
The DARD Helpline email is:
The Departments textphone number is 0300 200 7851
If you wish to write to the Department, you can use the following postal address:
Department of Agriculture and Rural Development
Dundonald House
Upper Newtownards Road
Belfast BT4 3SB
Alternatively, you may contact the Department using the following online form:
Please note - The above contact details are for the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development for Northern Ireland only.
Below are links to the contacts pages for other regions

How to contact the Minister

The Private Office provides administrative support to the Minister Michelle O'Neill - Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development
You can write to the Minister at:
Michelle O'Neill
DARD Private Office
Room 438
Dundonald House
Belfast BT4 3SB
You can telephone the Minister's Office on 028 9052 4739
Alternatively, you can email the Private Office at:

Contacting the web admin team

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