This Order declares certain classes of registered foreign relationship to be entitled to be recognised in the State as a civil partnership. The Order is made on the basis of the Minister for Justice and Law Reform being satisfied that the class of foreign relationship complies with subsection (1) of section 5 of the Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010.

S.I. No. 649 of 2010 - Civil Partnership (Recognition of Registered Foreign Relationships) Order 2010 (PDF - 105KB)