Sean Fleming TD

Minister of State Department of Finance with responsibility for Financial Services, Credit Unions and Insurance and TD for Laois.

Meet Sean

Sean Fleming was born in The Swan, Co. Laois in 1958. He has a Bachelor of Commerce Degree and is a Chartered Accountant.

Sean was employed as the Financial Director of the Fianna Fáil Party at national level for a number of years. He was chairperson of Castletown Tidy Towns Committee when they won the overall National Tidy Towns Award in 2002. During this time he was also treasurer of the local GAA Club. He is married to Mary and they live in Castletown, Co. Laois.

In 1997 Sean was elected as a Fianna Fáil T.D. to Dáil Eireann for Laois/Offaly. He was also elected a member of Laois County Council in 1999 and served there for over 4 years.

Currently he is a member of the influential Dáil Public Accounts Committee, is also a member of the Oireachtas Finance and Public Expenditure Committee and is the Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Public Expenditure and Reform.

Latest News from Seán


Ireland is over-reliant on imported biscuits, chocolates, soups, sauces, fruit & veg, water, juices & soft drinks – Fleming


Fleming receives assurances that Pandemic Unemployment Payment will count towards pension & other short-term social welfare entitlements


Temporary BOI branch closures must not lead to permanent closure or downgrade of services – Fleming


Laois & Offaly have highest number of children waiting for assessment of needs appointment – Fleming

Get in touch with Sean

For any issues, contact Seán by email or telephone.


Castletown, Portlaoise, Co. Laois

Phone: 057 873 2692