Northern Ireland Resources Network
NIRN connects community groups, charities and social enterprises across Northern Ireland to promote less waste
Member benefits include funding information, member events, training, support network, representation at policy tables and news updates
Shared Island Approach to Reuse and Repair
Community Resources Network Ireland/ Northern Ireland Resources Network Joint Response to Consultation on Climate and Biodiversity
Preloved is in the Air
Collaboration between Belfast City Council and East Belfast Mission to bring new life to Belfast City Bikes
Our vision is to promote sustainable reuse and repair
NIRN is the representative body for reuse and repair organisations. Our aim is to promote sustainable reuse and repair as a practical and effective way of tackling Northern Ireland’s waste generation and develop opportunities in the Circular Economy.
How to Join
Rethink Product Purchases
Explore product areas bicycles, clothing, food, electronic/electrical devices, and plastic, in which NIRN members are active in reuse and repair.
Find Reuse and Repair Near You
Donate, get something repaired, volunteer — use our map to find reuse and repair opportunities near you.