Companies Act 2014

969.

Provisions as to names of DACs

969. (1) The name of a DAC shall end with one of the following:

— designated activity company;

— cuideachta ghníomhaíochta ainmnithe.

(2) The words “designated activity company” may be abbreviated to “d.a.c.” or “dac” (including either such abbreviation in capitalised form) in any usage after the company’s registration by any person including the DAC.

(3) The words “cuideachta ghníomhaíochta ainmnithe” may be abbreviated to “c.g.a.” or “cga” (including either such abbreviation in capitalised form) in any usage after the company’s registration by any person including the DAC.

(4) A DAC carrying on business under a name other than its corporate name shall register in the manner directed by law for the registration of business names but the use of the abbreviations set out in subsection (2) or (3) shall not of itself render such registration necessary.

Annotations

Modifications (not altering text):

C172

Application of subss. (1)-(3) restricted (31.03.2022) by Land Development Agency Act 2021 (26/2021), s. 33(4), S.I. No. 143 of 2022.

Establishment of subsidiary DAC

33. ...

(4) Subsections (1) to (3) of section 969 of the Companies Act shall not apply to a subsidiary DAC.

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C173

Application of subss. (1)-(3) restricted (15.12.2021) by Land Development Agency Act 2021 (26/2021), s. 12(3), S.I. No. 712 of 2021.

Establishment of subsidiary DAC

12. ...

(3) Subsections (1) to (3) of section 969 of the Companies Act shall not apply to the Agency.

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C174

Application of section restricted (5.12.2018) by Home Building Finance Ireland Act 2018 (28/2018), s. 26(2), S.I. No. 518 of 2018.

Disapplication of certain provisions of Companies Act to HBFI

26. ...

(2) Section 969 of the Companies Act shall not apply to HBFI.