Dunamase College Coláiste Dhun Másc operates under the patronage of Laois and Offaly Education and Training Board (LOETB). An Foras Patrúnachta is a Trustee Partner and has input on the operation of the Aonad Lán Ghaeilge.
The college has a Board of Management with representatives from the LOETB, An Foras Patrunachta, the parents / guardian of the school, the staff and the general community.
The latest Board of Management was elected in Spring 2020 and is due to remain place until 2025.
School policies are developed with input from all the educational stakeholders in the school, the Parent Council, the Student Council and the staff. Policies are ratified by the Board of Management and then by the Board of the LOETB. School Policies reflect and define the ethos and operation of the school
Policies are developed, updated and reviewed regularly.