Placenames orders

List of legal instruments that implement the Official Languages Act 2003.

Note: Information about obligations with regard to Irish placenames under the Official Languages Act 2003 is available on the website of An Coimisinéir Teanga »

Draft orders

The public consultation period on the draft placenames orders for all of the above counties is now over.

Published orders

Note: Section 48 of the Environment (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2011 amended the Placenames (Ceantair Ghaeltachta) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 872 of 2004) made under the Official Languages Act insofar as it relates to the placename 'An Daingean'. This amendment provides that 'Daingean Uí Chúis' in Irish and 'Dingle' in English are now the official placenames rather than 'An Daingean'. More information »