Court Rules of Ireland

Order 94: Irish nationality and citizenship

ORDER 94

IRISH NATIONALITY AND CITIZENSHIP

Definitions

1. In this Order—

‘the Act’ means the Irish Nationality and Citizenship Act, 1956 (No 26 of 1956);

‘the Act of 1986’ means the Irish Nationality and Citizenship Act, 1986 (No 23 of 1986).

Venue

2. A declaration of fidelity to the nation and loyalty to the State pursuant to section 15(1)(e) (as inserted by section 4 of the Act of 1986) of the Act, when made before a Judge of the District Court, shall be made in open court and may be made at any sitting of the court.

Form of declaration

3. The prescribed form of such declaration is contained in Irish Nationality and Citizenship Regulations, 1956 (SI No 216 of 1956).