National Traveller MABS develops social policy recomendations and conducts the relevant research in order to do this. Please find below a list of publications and resources.

# Publication Description Published
21 Importance of Ethnic Monitoring within the CIB

The importance of Ethnic Monitoring within the CIB framework a submission by National Traveller MABS. [PDF 1060KB]

12-12-2014
22 National Traveller MABS Position Paper on the Discontinuation of the Lough Payment Scheme for Clients

The Household Budget Scheme (HHB) is facilitated by An Post in partnership with the Department of Social Protection. The facility is used to pay local authority rents and utility companies such as Bord Gáis, Electric Ireland, Airtricity and Eircom. [PDF 955KB]

26-11-2014
23 National Traveller MABS Pre Budget Submission 2015

Prepared in September 2014 for Budget 2015. National Traveller MABS are requesting that the Government not forget the Traveller community in the upcoming budget.  [PDF 811KB]

08-09-2014
24 Annual Report 2013

National Traveller MABS Annual Report [PDF 642KB]

03-05-2014
25 Review of the Role, Structure and Social Inclusion remit of National Traveller MABS

National Traveller MABS has two key purposes: to build capacity within the Traveller Community in Ireland to access legal and affordable saving and credit; and to work to ensure access to financial services for the Traveller community. This review was carried out in autumn 2013 by Dr. Kathy Walsh and Social Researcher Brian Harvey. [PDF 1.5MB]

20-01-2014
26 Issues Of Personal Finance Within the Traveller Community

Minister for Social Protection, Joan Burton T.D., launched this report on July 4th 2012.  [PDF 745KB]

19-11-2013
27 National Traveller MABS Pre Budget Submission 2014

Prepared in September 2013 for budget 2014. National Traveller MABS works to address ongoing exclusion from mainstream banking for many marginalised groups, in particular, members of the Traveller community. [PDF 489KB]

10-09-2013
28 North Circular Road Savings Club Report 2013

The North Circular Road Savings Club has been operating in Mountjoy Prison for over 2 years. Operated in conjunction with Phibsboro Credit Union and supported by National Traveller MABS, the club has proven to be very successful  [PDF 622KB]

04-09-2013
29 Annual Report 2012

National Traveller MABS Annual Report [PDF 1.01MB]

22-04-2013
30 Debt And Dying Executive Summary

An exploratory analysis for National Traveller MABS Executive Summary Researchers Stuart Stamp, Ciara Murray and Maura Boyle. [PDF 101MB]

17-04-2013