Entity governance and compliance


Irish Company Law is about to change - are you ready? The enactment of the Companies Act 2014 will bring about lots of change however it will also brings clarity and greater understanding. The objective of the Act is to consolidate and modernise Irish Company Law and make company law requirements easier to understand.

Our Entity Governance & Compliance team of qualified Chartered Secretaries has considerable experience in assisting clients with all the company secretarial aspects of managing the lifecycle of their legal entities, from incorporation through to ongoing administration, reporting and statutory compliance, to end of life.


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Governance and compliance changes for Irish Business

Beneficial ownership registers, mandatory e-filing, and the adoption of compliant constitutions are three key challenges to corporate governance in Irish organisations today.

Potential issues

  • You need to create a Company now.
  • You don’t have the time to look after annual corporate compliance.
  • You need short/medium cover for your Company Secretary.
  • You have too many dormant companies that are costing too much to administer.
  • You are reviewing the effectiveness of your operations and group structure.
  • You have a proposed take-over on the horizon.
  • You need updates on the Companies Bill.
  • You need help determining what accounts to file.


How can we help?

  • We can provide you with a new Company within 24 hours.
  • Outsource your compliance requirements. Let us register as e-filing agents so you can file easily, on time and pay lower filing fees.
  • We can provide one of our qualified chartered secretaries to fulfil short or long term secondments.
  • Let us take a look at your group structure and we can advise of possible strike offs or liquidations where appropriate.
  • We can organise briefings in. your organisation or your people can attend one of our training events
  • The EGC team can assist in implementing any proposed group re-structure.
  • We are happy to carry out a full company secretarial review at your offices and bring your statutory books up-to-date.
  • We can advise on various options for accounts filings at the Companies Registration Office.


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Alan Bigley
Tel: +353 1 792 6403

Ruairí Cosgrove
Tel: +353 1 792 6070

Fiona Barry
Senior Manager
Tel: +353 1 792 6720

Trudy Kealy-Mahon
Entity Governance & Compliance Senior Manager
Tel: +353 1 792 6881

Edel Dooley
Senior Manager
Tel: +353 1 792 6466

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