Welcome to the Company Law Review Group

The Company Law Review Group is a statutory advisory expert body charged with advising the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation on the review and development of company law in Ireland. It was accorded statutory advisory status by the Company Law Enforcement Act 2001, which was continued under Section 958 of the Companies Act 2014 and operates on a two-yearly work-programme.

Our Mission

Our Mission

The goal of the Company Law Review Group is that Ireland should have an efficient world-class company law infrastructure. To that end, the Review Group seeks to promote enterprise, facilitate commerce and encourage commercial probity.


Latest Updates

14th January 2016

The CLRG Report to Minister Bruton: Review of the Implications of the Supreme Court Judgment: In the matter of J.D. Brian Ltd t/a East Coast Print and Publicity and Re East Coast Car Parts Ltd [2015] IESC 62 (Laffoy J.) can be read here.

1st June 2015
The Companies Act 2014 commenced.  The text of the Act can be read here

23rd December 2014
President Michael D. Higgins signed the Companies Act 2014 into law. 

4 June 2014 - 2013 CLRG Annual Report

30 April 2013
The Companies Bill passes Second Stage [Dáil]. The Minister's speech can be read here

21 December 2012
Minister Bruton publishes the Companies Bill 2012. The text of the Bill can be read here

30 May 2012
A "soft copy" representing the constituent Parts of “Pillar A” has been published and can be accessed here
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