Welcome to DAERA - Apply for Authorisation

On Sunday 5th December, due to planned maintenance, the NIDA service will be unavailable between 10:00pm - 11:15pm. NI Direct apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Choose a service to access DAERA - Apply for Authorisation

Sign in using the Northern Ireland Civil Service Identity Assurance (NIDA) provided by nidirect.
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For advice on logging in via nidirect contact: 0300 200 7868 or nida@nidirect.gov.uk

Sign in to using your DAERA online services Government Gateway account.
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For advice on logging in via Government Gateway contact: 0300 200 7848


Further information

For more information on the applications within DAERA - Apply for Authorisation, email your local DAERA Direct Regional Office or telephone 0300 200 7840

Notices

Changes to Government Gateway Click here for more details.
Your nidirect (NIDA) account service has changed Click here for more details.
Daera Direct verification appointments Click here for more details.
New Government Gateway Verified Email Requirement Click here for more details.