James Browne TD

Minister of State Department of Justice and Equality with responsibility for Law Reform. TD for Wexford.

Meet James

James was born in Enniscorthy, Wexford, and is the oldest of a family of 4. He was educated locally at St. Mary’s CBS, Enniscorthy before attending college at Waterford IT, University College Cork and the King’s Inns. He is a qualified Barrister.

As the Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Mental Health, he has led initiatives to reform mental health services in Ireland, including the Mental Health (Amendment) Act 2018 and the Oireachtas committee on the Future of Mental Healthcare.

Since his election to Dáil Éireann in 2016 he has been working hard as a local TD raising the concerns and issues of the people of Wexford.

It is a great privilege for James to be a public representative in Dáil Éireann and he looks forward to continuing his work in the constituency at both a local and a national level.

Latest News from James


Minister of State James Browne announces final temporary extension of immigration permissions


Minister Browne launches “Developing Effective Relationships Between Youth Justice Workers and Young People” report


Minister Browne welcomes passing by the Oireachtas of Personal Insolvency (Amendment) Bill 2020


Minister Browne opens annual Garda Youth Diversion Project Conference

Get in touch with James

For any issues, contact James office by email or telephone.

Constituency Office

Lower Church St,

Email: james.browne@oir.ie
Phone: 053 923 5046

Clinic Times:
Enniscorthy every Monday in the constituency office between 9:30am and 11am

Gorey by appointment only on Fridays in the Loch Garman Arms Hotel between 5pm and 5:45pm

Wexford every Saturday in the Talbot Hotel between 11am and 12pm