Irish Nationality and Citizenship Act 1956

Effect and operation of certificate of naturalisation.

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18. —(1) Every person to whom a certificate of naturalisation is granted shall, from the date of issue and so long as the certificate remains unrevoked, be an Irish citizen.

(2) A certificate of naturalisation shall be in the prescribed form and be issued on payment of the prescribed fee, and notice of issue shall be published in the prescribed manner in Iris Oifigiúil.

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Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (2) exercised (1.08.2008) by Irish Nationality and Citizenship (Fees) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 294 of 2008), in effect as per reg. 1(2); revoked (10.11.2011) by Irish Nationality and Citizenship Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 569 of 2011), reg. 2(c), in effect as per reg. 1(2).