Legal forms of philanthropic organizations included in the law: Association, corporation, company limited by guarantee, society
Five main social issues addressed by these organizations: Higher education, primary and high school education, basic needs, housing and economic development, religion
Average time established by law to register a philanthropic organization: More than 90 days
Average cost for registering a philanthropic organization: US$0
There is currently no charge to register a charity in Ireland. The register of charities was established in October 2014, so the registration process is still in its infancy and this explains the longer time currently experienced when seeking registration.
Government levels primarily regulating the incorporation of philanthropic organizations: Central/federal governmentView the full Ireland country report