Posted on 15 April 2015
On 11th March 2015, the Regulation of Lobbying Act 2015 was signed into law by President Michael D. Higgins.
Key dates for the Regulation of Lobbying Act are:
(i) The launch of the web-based register on 1 May 2015 (it will be available to potential registrants from that date to allow them to familiarise themselves with the system) followed by,
(ii) The commencement of the Act on 1 September 2015, and
(iii) The first return required by 21 January 2016
For further information please see http://www.sipo.gov.ie/en/About-Us/Registration-of-Lobbying/ or contact Joy Compton, Associate, Corporate E firstname.lastname@example.org