Our Policy Mandate

The Central Bank oversees the development and implementation of regulatory policy in relation to financial services sector both domestically and internationally.

Our core activities are:

  • to develop and maintain the Central Bank’s domestic prudential and conduct policy framework;
  • to contribute to the formation and implementation of European and international regulation and standards;
  • to lead the development and maintenance of the Central Bank’s risk-based framework for supervision (PRISM);
  • to provide support and assurance for supervisors’ implementation of the Central Bank’s policy and supervisory frameworks; and
  • to promote a high quality and effective policy environment across the Central Bank.