The Companies Act 2014 Ireland

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Welcome to the Companies Act 2014

The Companies Act 2014 came into effect on 1 June 2015. The comprehensive Act is the largest reform of company law the state has seen in half a century and is intended to make running a business in Ireland easier.

This microsite provides an overview and guidance on the main parts of the Act and what you need to do to prepare. The information will be updated regularly so please subscribe to our alerts and follow us on twitter so that we can keep you informed.


The Conversion Deadline Has Passed ... What’s Next?

The eighteen month transition period provided for in the Companies Act 2014 (the “Act”) has passed and you did nothing. So what should you do now?

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Conversion Under The Companies Act 2014: Time Is Running Out

The Companies Act 2014 provided for a period of transition for private companies limited by shares and incorporated under the Companies Acts 1963-2013 (LC) to facilitate their orderly transition from the old law to the new.  This transition period will end on 30 November 2016.

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Companies Act 2014: Conversion - Time to Take Action!

Eight months have passed since the Companies Act 2014 (the “Act”) commenced on 1 June 2015.

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Companies Act 2014 - Conversion

The Companies Act 2014 provides for a transition period of eighteen months, which will end on 30 November 2016 (the Transition Period).

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