The North Eastern Education and Library Board (NEELB) as an organisation no longer exists. Legacy content from this web site will be removed as part ot a transitional process.
The Education Authority (EA) was established under the Education Act Northern Ireland 2014 and became operational on 01 April 2015. It is a non-departmental body sponsored by the Department of Education.
EA is responsible for ensuring that efficient and effective primary and secondary education services are available to meet the needs of children and young people, and support for the provision of efficient and effective youth services. These services were previously delivered by the five Education and Library Boards
The EA web site address is http://www.eani.org.uk