Department of Justice and Equality - The department with responsibility for legislation relating to Charities.

Government of Ireland - A portal to Government websites.

Houses of the Oireachtas - The website of Ireland's National Parliament.

Law Reform Commission - Statutory body with responsibility for keeping law under review and making recommendations for reform.

Irish Statute Book - This site includes Acts of the Oireachtas and Statutory Instruments.

Revenue Commissioners - Responsible for the system of charitable tax exemptions in the Republic of Ireland.


Benefacts - Website which provides free public access to extensive information about the entire nonprofit sector in Ireland.

The Governance Code - A Code of Practice for Good Governance of Community, Voluntary and Charitable Organisations in Ireland.

Dochas - The Irish Association of Non-Governmental Development Organisations.

Charities Institute Ireland - The merger of ICTR (Irish Charities Tax Research) and Fundraising Ireland.

The Wheel - A support and representative body connecting community and voluntary organisations and charities across Ireland.

The Carmichael Centre - shared services centre for the community and voluntary sector in Ireland.

Volunteer Ireland - The National Volunteer Development Agency and a support body for over 20 Volunteer Centres in Ireland.

Boardmatch - The National Corporate Governance Charity in Ireland, working to improve governance in the not-for-profit sector by strengthening boards and management committees.

DFI - Disability Federation of Ireland - An advocate for the Voluntary Disability Sector, supporting organisations to enable people with disabilities.  

Charity Commission NI - The Charity Commission registers and regulates charities in Northern Ireland.