Site Usage Policy is a government website owned, operated and managed by the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media (hereinafter referred to as “the Department”). The contents of this site may be freely accessed and downloaded for personal use or professional family history research. However, any form of unauthorised reproduction, including the extraction and/or storage in any retrieval system or inclusion in any other computer programme or work is prohibited.

The names, images and logos identifying the Department or the site are proprietary marks of the Department. Copying or use of the Department’s logo or the logo of and /or any other third party logos accessed via the Department’s website is not permitted without prior approval from the Department or the relevant copy right holder.


Care has been taken to ensure accuracy of content on this website and where errors or omissions are brought to the attention of the Department amendments will be made as quickly as possible.

However any data clearly stated not to be the product of the Department does not necessarily represent the views or opinions of the Department. The Department does not accept any liability in respect of the contents of this data or consequential loss caused to the user arising from anything contained in this site or for any error or omission herein.

This website may provide links to other websites or resources. These links are provided solely as a convenience to the user of this site and not as an endorsement of the contents of such third-party sites. Additionally, no responsibility shall arise in respect of the availability of such external sites or resources, or for any content, products, services or other materials on or available from such sites or resources.

Access from this site to third-party sites is undertaken entirely at the user's own risk. Any issues regarding external links should be directed to the administrator or webmaster of that third party site.