Garda Síochána Act 2005


Establishment of Ombudsman Commission.

64.— (1) On the establishment day, a body corporate to be known as Coimisiún Ombudsman an Gharda Síochána or, in the English language, the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission stands established to perform the functions assigned to it by this Act.

(2) The Ombudsman Commission has, under its corporate name, perpetual succession and an official seal and may—

( a) sue and be sued in its corporate name,

( b) acquire, hold and dispose of land or an interest in land, and

( c) acquire, hold and dispose of any other property.