New members elected to executive committee

Five new members were elected to the Ombudsman Association’s executive committee at the annual meeting […]


Ombudsman Association Biennial Conference

Delegates can now register for the Ombudsman Association’s biennial conference, which will take place on […]


Webinar on Ombudsman innovations for advancing open government

Ombudsman institutions, in their function as mediators between citizens and governments, play an important role […]

Working together

Senior Financial ombudsman selected for the Channel Islands

Douglas Melville has been appointed as Principal Ombudsman and Chief Executive by the independent board of […]

Corbiere Lighthouse in Jersey, The Channel Islands

The future of alternative dispute resolution (ADR)

By Katherine Wilson, Policy and Research Associate at the Legal Ombudsman In 2013 the Legal […]


Photos from Irish Ombudsman conference

 Tony McCourt, Defence Forces Ombudsman, and Peter Tyndall, Ombudsman:  Tony McCourt, Defence Forces Ombudsman, and […]

Maria McHenry Childrens Ombudsman

Irish Ombudsman conference

The seven different ombudsman offices in Ireland held an inaugural conference in November 2014. The […]

Peter Tyndall Ombudsman

Complaints Commissioner resigns: accepts top UK appointment

The Complaints Commissioner, Nicola Williams, has tendered her resignation and has accepted the appointment as […]

Putting pieces together

New ombudsman for armed forces complaints in the UK

A new system for handling complaints made by armed forces personnel – including creation of […]

Royal Marines of 40 Commando on Patrol in Afghanistan