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Companies Acts 1963-2013

This list is not exhaustive. The links are to the Irish statute book available on the Attorney General's website.

Act TitleNumber                              
Companies Act  1963Links to external website(No. 33 of 1963)
Companies (Amendment) Act  1977Links to external website(No. 31 of 1977)
Companies (Amendment) Act  1982Links to external website(No. 10 of 1982)
Companies (Amendment) Act  1983Links to external website(No. 13 of 1983)
Companies (Amendment) Act  1986Links to external website(No. 25 of 1986)
Companies (Amendment) Act  1990Links to external website(No. 27 of 1990)
Companies Act  1990Links to external website(No. 33 of 1990)
Companies (Amendment) Act  1999Links to external website(No. 8 of 1999)
Companies (Amendment) (No.2) Act  1999Links to external website(No. 30 of 1999)
Company Law Enforcement Act 2001Links to external website(No. 28 of 2001)
Companies (Auditing and Accounting) Act 2003Links to external website
 
Please note that only certain provisions of this Act have been commenced to date (by S.I. No. 132 of 2004). Any provision of this Act which has not been commenced does not yet have the force of law.
(No. 44 of 2003)
Investment Funds Companies and Miscellaneous Provisions Act 2005Links to external website(No.12 of 2005)
Investment Funds Companies and Miscellaneous Provisions Act 2006Links to external website(No..41 of 2006)
Companies (Amendment) Act 2009Links to external website(No. 20 of 2009)
Companies (Amendment) Act 2012Links to external website(No. 22 of 2012)
Companies (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2013Links to external website. Not all provisions of this Act have been commenced to date.(No. 46 of 2013) 


The following orders and regulations were made pursuant to the Companies Acts 1963-2013:

Orders and Regulations

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Order/RegulationNumber                                     
Companies Act 1963 (Commencement) Order 1964 (S.I. No. 41 of 1964)
Companies (Recognition of Countries) Order 1964 (S.I. No. 42 of 1964)
Companies (Stock Exchange) Order 1964 (S.I. No. 43 of 1964)
Companies (Fees) Order 1964  (S.I. No. 44 of 1964)
Companies (Forms) Order 1964 (S.I. No. 45 of 1964)
Companies (Stock Exchange) Order 1975 (S.I. No. 198 of 1975)
Companies (Fees) Order 1976 (S.I. No. 64 of 1976)
Companies (Amendment) Act 1977 (Commencement Order) 1978 (S.I. No. 95 of 1978)
Companies (Amendment) Act 1977 (Designation of Stock Exchange Nominee) Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 122 of 1979)
Companies (Fees) Order 1980(S.I. No. 400 of 1980)
Companies (Amendment) Act 1982 (Commencement) Order 1982(S.I. No. 255 of 1982)
Companies (Forms) Order 1982(S.I. No. 256 of 1982)
Companies (Fees) Order 1983 (S.I. No. 259 of 1983)
Companies (Amendment) Act 1983 (Commencement) Order 1983 (S.I. No. 288 of 1983)
Companies (Forms) Order 1983 (S.I. No. 289 of 1983)
Companies (Amendment) Act 1986 (Commencement) Order 1986 (S.I. No. 257 of 1986)
Companies (Fees) Order 1987 (S.I. No. 99 of 1987)
Companies (Forms) Order 1987 (S.I. No. 147 of 1987)
Companies (Fees) Order 1988 (S.I. No. 237 of 1988)
Companies (Forms) Order 1990 (S.I. No. 224 of 1990)
Companies Act 1990 (Commencement) Order 1990 (S.I. No. 336 of 1990)
Companies (Stock Exchange) Regulations 1990(S.I. No. 337 of 1990)
Companies Act 1990 (Commencement) Order 1991 (S.I. No. 10 of 1991)
Companies Act 1990 (Commencement)(No 2) Order 1991(S.I. No. 117 of 1991)
Companies Act 1990 (Insider Dealings) Regulations 1991(S.I. No. 151 of 1991)
Companies (Forms) Order 1991(S.I. No. 161 of 1991)
Companies (Forms) Regulations 1991(S.I. No. 162 of 1991)
Companies (Fees) Order 1991 (S.I. No. 163 of 1991)
Companies (Fees) Regulations 1991(S.I. No. 164 of 1991)
Companies Act 1990 (Parts IV and VII) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 209 of 1991)
Companies (Fees) Order 1992 (S.I. No. 95 of 1992)
Companies Act 1990 (Insider Dealing) Regulations 1992(S.I. No. 131 of 1992)
Companies Act 1990 (Commencement) Order 1992 (S.I. No. 258 of 1992)
Companies Act 1990 (Auditors) Regulations 1992(S.I. No. 259 of 1992)
Companies (Fees) Order 1993(S.I. No. 142 of 1993)
Companies (Fees)(No 2) Order 1993 (S.I. No. 241 of 1993)
Companies (Forms) Order 1994 (S.I. No. 100 of 1994)
Companies (Stock Exchange) Regulations 1995(S.I. No. 310 of 1995)
Companies Act 1990 (Uncertified Securities) Regulations 1996(S.I. No. 68 of 1996)
Companies (Fees) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 358 of 1997)
Companies (Forms)(Amendment) Order 1999 (S.I. No. 144 of 1999)
Companies Act 1963 (Ninth Schedule ) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 63 of 1999)
Companies Acts 1963 (section 377(10)) Order 1999 (S.I. No. 64 of 1999)
Companies (Amendment) Act 1999 (Commencement) Order 1999  (S.I. No. 144 of 1999)
Companies (Fees) Order 1999 (S.I. No. 232 of 1999)
Companies (Amendment)(No 2) Act 1999 (Commencement) Order 1999 (S.I. No. 406 of 1999)
Companies (Amendment)(No. 2) Act 1999 (Commencement) Order 2000 (S.I. No. 61 of 2000)
Companies (Forms) Order 2000 (S.I. No. 62 of 2000)
Companies (Forms) Order 2001 (S.I. No. 466 of 2001)
Companies (Fees) Order 2001 (S.I. No. 477 of 2001)
Companies Act 1963 (section 24) Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 571 of 2001)
Companies (Forms) Order 2002 (S.I. No. 38 of 2002)

Companies Act 1990 (Form and Content of Documents Delivered to Registrar) Regulations 2002Links to external website
(S.I. No. 39 of 2002)
Companies Act 1990 (Commencement) Order 2002 (S.I. No. 57 of 2002)
Companies (Forms)(No. 2) Order 2002 (S.I. No. 54 of 2002)
Companies (Forms)(No. 3) Order 2002 (S.I. No. 114 of 2002)
European Communities (Corporate Insolvency) Regulations 2002Links to external website(S.I. No. 333 of 2002)
Companies (Fees) Order 2002 (S.I. No. 557 of 2002)
Companies (Fees) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 187 of 2003)
Companies (Forms) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 189 of 2003)
Companies (Auditing and Accounting) Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 132 of 2004)
Companies (Forms) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 133 of 2004)
Companies (Amendment) Act 1982 (Section 13(2)) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 506 of 2004)
Companies (Forms)(No. 2) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 829 of 2004)
European Communities (Companies) Regulations 2004Links to external website(S.I. No. 839 of 2004)
European Communities (International Financial Reporting Standards and Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2005Links to external website(S.I. No. 116 of 2005)
Prospectus (Directive 2003/71/EC) Regulations 2005Links to external website(S.I. No. 324 of 2005)
Companies (Fees) (No.2) Order 2005(S.I. No. 365 of 2005)
Companies (Fees)(No. 3) Order 2005(S.I. No. 517 of 2005)
Companies Forms Order 2005Links to external website(S.I. No. 694 of 2005)
Companies (Fees)(No. 4) Order 2005(S.I. No. 737 of 2005)
Companies (Fees) Order 2005Links to external website(S.I. No. 179 of 2005)
Companies (Fees) Order 2006(S.I. No. 502 of 2006)
Companies Forms Order 2007Links to external website(S.I. No. 6 of 2007)
European Communities (European Public Limited Liability Company) Regulations 2007Links to external website(S.I. No. 21 of 2007)
European Communities (European Public Limited Liability Company)(Forms) Regulations 2007Links to external website(S.I. No. 22 of 2007)
European Communities (Companies)(Amendment) Regulations 2007(S.I. No. 49 of 2007)
European Communities (Cross-Border Mergers) Regulations 2008Links to external website(S.I. No. 157 of 2008)
European Communities (Single Member Private Limited Companies) (Amendment) Regulations 2008Links to external website(S.I. No. 348 of 2008)
Companies (Forms) Regulations 2008Links to external website(S.I. No. 349 of 2008)
Companies (Forms) Order 2008Links to external website(S.I. No. 350 of 2008)
Companies Act 1963 (Alteration of Eighth Schedule) Order 2009Links to external website (S.I. No. 302 of 2009)
Companies (Fees) Order 2009Links to external website(S.I. No. 304 of 2009)
Companies (Forms) Regulations 2010Links to external website(S.I. No. 101 of 2010)
Companies (Recognised Stock Exchanges) Regulations 2010Links to external website(S.I. No. 100 of 2010)
European Communities (Statutory Audits) (Directive 2006/34/EC) Regulations 2010Links to external website(S.I. No. 220 of 2010)
Companies Act 1990 (Relevant Jurisdictions under Section 256F) Regulations 2010(S.I. No. 425 of 2010)
Companies Act 1990 (Section 256F) (Registration Documents) Regulations 2010(S.I. No. 426 of 2010)
Companies Act 1990 (Relevant Jurisdictions under Section 256G) Regulations 2010(S.I. No. 427 of 2010)
Companies (Forms) (No.3) Regulations 2010(S.I. No. 428 of 2010)
Companies (Forms) Order 2010(S.I. No. 429 of 2010)
Companies (Fees) Order 2010(S.I. No. 430 of 2010)
Companies (Fees) (No.2) Regulations 2010(S.I. No. 436 of 2010)
Companies Act 1963 (Ninth Schedule) Regulations 2010(S.I. No. 484 of 2010)
European Communities (Group Accounts) Regulations 2010Links to external website(S.I. No. 606 of 2010)
Companies (Forms) Order 2011Links to external website(S.I. No. 94 of 2011)
Multi-Unit Developments Act 2011 (Prescribed form and fee) Regulations 2011Links to external website(S.I. No. 97 of 2011)
Companies (Forms)(No.2) Order 2011Links to external website(S.I. No. 450 of 2011)
Multi-Unit Developments Act 2011 (Prescribed form and fee) (No. 2) Regulations 2011Links to external website(S.I. No. 468 of 2011)
European Union (Accounts) Regulations 2012Links to external website(S.I. No. 304 of 2012)
Companies (Amendment)(No.2) Act 1999 (Section 32) Order 2012Links to external website (S.I. No. 308 of 2012)
European Union (Third Country Auditors and Audit Entities Equivalence, Transitional Period Measures and Fees) Regulations 2012Links to external website (S.I. No. 312 of 2012)
Investment Funds, Companies and Miscellaneous Provisions Act 2005 (Section 72) (Commencement) Order 2012Links to external website (S.I. No. 449 of 2012)