Irish Region

Find out more about your local region


Welcome to the Irish Region

We are the Irish Region of The Chartered Governance Institute UK & Ireland, which provides thought leadership and international recognised qualifications for everybody working in governance. Our professional network supports a growing community of over 600 chartered secretaries and more than 200 students and affiliate members, many of whom work in governance, risk and compliance in Ireland.

The Chartered Governance Institute UK & Ireland - Irish Region's services include guidance on technical issues, such as the provisions of the 2014 Companies Act, training, qualifications, CPD and networking events, regular email briefings and online recruitment services. Use the tabs below to find out more about our Institute, and our governance. Click here to find out how to join us.

Contact the Irish Region

For membership and study enquiries please contact the student and membership team:

Upcoming events

View all events

Latest news

An Update on The Corporate Enforcement Authority Bill 2018

An Update on The Corporate Enforcement Authority Bill 2018

16 April 2021

In 2018, the Companies (Corporate Enforcement Authority) Bill was published, with the view to re-establishing the Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement (ODCE) with a more independent body called the Corporate Enforcement Authority (CEA). Read more

View all news

Latest blog

Updates to the Register of Beneficial Ownership in Ireland

Updates to the Register of Beneficial Ownership in Ireland

25 June 2021

The Criminal Justice (Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing) (Amendment) Act 2021 (the 2021 Act) came into effect on 23rd April 2021, transposing the 5th Anti-Money Laundering Directive (5AMLD) into Irish law. 5AMLD imposes enhanced background checks on Designated Persons when taking on new clients. Read more

View all blogs

Search ICSA