S.I. No. 549/2019 - Courts (Supplemental Provisions) Act 1961 (Judicial Remuneration) (Section 46(9a)) (No.2) Order 2019


Notice of the making of this Statutory Instrument was published in

“Iris Oifigiúil” of 8th November, 2019.

The Government, in exercise of the powers conferred on them by subsection (9A) of section 46 of the Courts (Supplemental Provisions) Act 1961 (No. 39 of 1961), and having had regard to the matter specified in paragraph (b) of that subsection, hereby order as follows:

1. This Order may be cited as the Courts (Supplemental Provisions) Act 1961 (Judicial Remuneration) (Section 46(9A)) (No.2) Order 2019.

2. This Order is deemed to have come into operation on 1 September 2019.

3. This Order applies to a judge whose appointment to the judicial office concerned occurred on or after the commencement of section 10 of the Financial Emergency Measures in the Public Interest (Amendment) Act 2011 (No. 39 of 2011).

4 The annual sum payable by way of remuneration to a judge holding a judicial office specified in column (1) of the Schedule in respect of whom not more than 1 year has elapsed since his or her appointment to that office is the sum specified in column (2) of that Schedule opposite the judicial office specified in column (1).

5. The annual sum payable by way of remuneration to a judge holding a judicial office specified in column (1) of the Schedule in respect of whom more than 1 year but not more than 2 years have elapsed since his or her appointment to that office is the sum specified in column (3) of that Schedule opposite the judicial office specified in column (1).

6. The annual sum payable by way of remuneration to a judge holding a judicial office specified in column (1) of the Schedule in respect of whom more than 2 years have elapsed since his or her appointment to that office is the sum specified in column (4) of that Schedule opposite the judicial office specified in column (1).

SCHEDULE

Judicial Office

Not more than 1 year

More than 1 year and not more than 2 years

More than 2 years

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

The Chief Justice

€234,967

€248,011

€261,074

The President of the Court of Appeal

€224,550

€237,208

€249,897

The President of the High Court

€218,184

€230,281

€242,427

An ordinary judge of the Supreme Court

€204,759

€216,121

€227,510

An ordinary judge of the Court of Appeal

€198,965

€210,012

€221,090

The President of the Circuit Court

€198,046

€209,038

€220,051

An ordinary judge of the High Court

€193,014

€203,727

€214,459

The President of the District Court

€151,171

€159,564

€167,968

An ordinary judge of the Circuit Court or a specialist judge of the Circuit Court

€145,959

€154,068

€162,177

An ordinary judge of the District Court

€127,161

€134,249

€141,290

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GIVEN under the Official Seal of the Government,

30 October, 2019.

LEO VARADKAR,

Taoiseach.