Terms and Conditions


The President’s speeches and remarks are a matter of public record and as such are copyright free.

All rights to design, text, speeches, graphics, photos, audio, video and other material on this website are the copyright of Áras an Uachtaráin/Office of the President or other third parties.

Material provided by any third party, including links to other websites from this site, is likely to be copyright of the author. Permission to copy or use any such material must be obtained from the author.

Re-use of Public Sector Information

Re-use of Public Sector Information Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 279 of 2005)

The Office of the President complies with the Regulations on the Re-use of Public Sector Information, and we encourage the re-use of the information that we produce.

All of the information featured on our website is the copyright of the Office of the President unless otherwise indicated. You may re-use the information on this website free of charge in any format.

Re-use includes copying, issuing copies to the public, publishing, broadcasting and translating into other languages. It also covers non-commercial research and study.

Re-use is subject to the following conditions. You must:

  • acknowledge the source and our copyright in cases where you supply the information to others
  • reproduce the information accurately
  • not use the information in a misleading way
  • not use the information for the principal purpose of advertising or promoting a particular product, service or political cause
  • not use the information for or in support of illegal, immoral, fraudulent, or dishonest purposes

The Office of the President is not liable for any loss or liability associated with the re-use of information and does not certify that the information is up-to-date or error free. The Office of the President does not authorise any user to have exclusive rights to re-use of its information.

Freedom of Information

Section 46 (d) of the Freedom of Information Act, 1997 applies to records relating to the President.