Useful Links

If you know of other websites or information resources which may be of benefit to the wider Network, or those living in MUDs / OMCs, please contact us with the details  for our consideration.

Government Bodies /Agencies

Property Services Regulatory Authority

Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement

Companies Registration Office (Ireland)

Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC)

Citizens Information website

Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government

Housing Agency – MUDs & Managed Estates

Revenue Commissioners – taxation of Irish rental income

Revenue – Companies carrying on mutual business or not carrying on a business – Part 36-00-05 Tax and Duty Manual

Department of Justice and Equality – MUD Act 2011


Industry & Other Bodies

Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland (SCSI)

IPAV – Institute of Professional Auctioneers and Valuers

Engineers Ireland

The Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland

The Law Society of Ireland

The Institution of Fire Engineers – Republic of Ireland

Construction Defects Alliance


Apartment/ MUD living related information and advice

Property Management Services – Letter of Engagement between Agent & OMC (PSRA)

A Guide to Users of Property Services Providers in Ireland (PSRA)

PSRA Property Services Provider (PSP) Complaints Information

ODCE Complaints Form

ODCE Presentation 2 April 2019


Current Legislation/Guidelines

ODCE Company Law Handbook on Residential Property Owners’ Management Companies (DN D/2012/1)   (It should be noted that this guide is not updated for Company Law changes since 2012, including Companies Act 2014.)

Management Companies – A Property Owner’s Guide To Company Law – ODCE

Multi Unit Developments Act 2011

Multi-Unit Developments Act 2011 – Explanatory Memorandum

Property Services (Regulation) Act 2011 – Irish Statute Book

Design Standards for New Apartments – Guidelines for Planning Authorities (March 2018)

Department of Housing Circular PL 10/2017 and APH 3/2017 – Guidance on Planning Applications for Short Term Lettings

Department of Housing Circular PL 12/2016 & APH 6/2016 Recent An Bord Pleanála decision on short term lettings

Department of Housing Circular PL 04/2019 – New Regulation of Short Term Letting

Department of Housing Extract of Section 38 from the Residential Tenancies (Amendment) Act 2019

Department of Housing – New Regulation of Short-Term Lettings FAQ’s

Clamping Code of Practice for Parking Controllers & Clamping Operators


Reports / Historical Information

Owners’ Management Companies – Sustainable apartment living for Ireland

ODCE Company Law Handbook on Residential Property Owners’ Management Companies (DN D/2008/1)

National Consumer Agency – Management Fees and Service Charges Levied on Owners of Property in Multi-Unit Dwellings

Dublin City Council Report “Successful Apartment Living – Part I” (2006)

Dublin City Council Report “Successful Apartment Living – Part II” (2006)

CIF and IHBA – Code of Practice for Management Companies in respect of Multi-Unit Developments

National Consumer Agency – Buying and Living in a Multi-Unit Development Property in Ireland

Dublin City Council – Report on Apartment Management (2009)

Defects in our Built Environment – Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland (March 2017)

“An Overview of the Multi-Unit Development (MUD) Act 2011” Mema Byrne BL (April 2018)

Sinking Funds In Apartments – Meeting The Challenge – Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland (October 2018)

Housing Agency/Clúid Housing – Owners’ Management Companies – Sustainable Apartment Living for Ireland



Owners Corporation Network (Australia)