Recent news and updates
Legal Office Notice - Powers of Attorney Act Update
Legal Office Notice 3 of 2010 - Powers of Attorney Act, 1996, has been updated in relation to creation of powers of attorney by a corporation. Read More.
Legal Office Notice Relating to the Asset Covered Securities
Legal Office Notice 2 of 2019 - Asset Covered Securities Act 2001, is now available. Read More.
Vacancy on the Board of the Property Registration Authority
The Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government invites applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill one vacancy on the Board of the PRA. Read More.
Legal Office Notice Relating to Leases Ranking after Charges
Legal Office Notice 1 of 2019 - Leases Ranking after Charges, is now available. Read More.
Registry of Deeds Digitisation
The inaugural meeting of the Registry of Deeds Digitisation Strategy Steering Group was held on 28 June 2019 at the Registry of Deeds, Henrietta Street, Dublin 1. The Property Registration Authority has a long term vision to make the historical records of the Registry of Deeds available and discoverable online for research and the enjoyment of all. Read More.
Leases - Practice Direction Update
Practice Direction “Leases” updated by the amendment of sub-paragraph 2 in relation to leases under the Housing Acts 1966 to 2015 for up to 20 or 25 years. Read More.
PRA launches new, free, online Property Alert Service
The PRA is delighted to announce the launch of our new Property Alert Service. Property is usually the most valuable asset people own. It can be sold and mortgaged to raise money and can therefore be an attractive target for fraudsters. The PRA have introduced the Property Alert Service in order to help deter and detect potential property fraud. Read More.
The Property Registration Authority (PRA) is the State organisation responsible for the registration of property transactions in Ireland. Our role is to provide a system of registration of title (ownership) to land, which is comprehensive and readily accessible. The PRA manages and controls the Land Registry and the Registry of Deeds and also operates the Ground Rents Purchase Scheme. Read more
The Regulation of Lobbying Act 2015 (effective date 1st September 2015) is designed to provide information to the public about lobbying of designated public officials on specific policy, legislative matters or prospective decisions. See more