Adoption Act 2010


Separate index of connections between Adopted Children Register and register of births.

86.— (1) An tArd-Chláraitheoir shall keep an index to make traceable the connection between each entry in the Adopted Children Register and the corresponding entry in the register of births.

(2) Notwithstanding section 85, the index kept under subsection (1) shall not be open to public inspection, and no information from that index shall be given to any person except by order of a court or of the F87[Authority, or in accordance with section 6 of the Birth Information and Tracing Act 2022.]




Substituted (3.10.2022) by Birth Information and Tracing Act 2022 (14/2022), s. 72, S.I. No. 448 of 2022.