Stability Programme Update 2017

  • As part of the process of budget monitoring across the EU (known as the European Semester), each EU member state submits a Stability Programme Update (SPU) to the European Commission every year.
  • The analysis and forecasts contained in this document are based on macroeconomic data available to end-March 2017. The fiscal projections are based on data to end-April.
  • The macroeconomic forecasts contained herein were endorsed by the Irish Fiscal Advisory Council on 4 April 2017.