Updated to 11 April 2019 (Act No. 10 of 2019 and S.I. No. 154 of 2019)

Pharmacy Act 2007
No. 20 of 2007

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Ss. 1- 3 22 May 2007 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 243 of 2007), art. 2
S. 4 29 November 2008 the Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 487 of 2008), art. 3
Ss. 5- 12 22 May 2007 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 243 of 2007), art. 2
Ss. 13(1)(a)(i), (ii)& (iii) 29 November 2008 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 487 of 2008), art. 3
S. 13(1) (b) insofar as it is not already in operation 1 August 2009 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2009 (S.I. No. 281 of 2009), art. 2 
S.13(1)(a)(iv), 1(c) 1 January 2009 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 487 of 2008), art. 4
S. 13  (1) (e), (2), (3) insofar as it is not already in operation 1 August 2009 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2009 (S.I. No. 281 of 2009), art. 2 
Ss. 14- 17 29 November 2008 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 487 of 2008), art. 3
S. 18 22 May 2007 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 243 of 2007), art. 2
S. 19 29 November 2008 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 487 of 2008), art. 3
S. 20 1 January 2009 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 487 of 2008), art. 4
Ss. 21- 26 29 November 2008 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 487 of 2008), art. 3
S. 27(a), (b)-(d) 29 November 2008 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 487 of 2008), art. 3
S. 27 (e) 1 April 2009 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 487 of 2008), art. 5
S. 28(a)-(c) 29 November 2008 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 487 of 2008), art. 3
S. 28(d) 1 April 2009 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 487 of 2008), art. 5
S. 29(a)-(d) 29 November 2008 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 487 of 2008), art. 3
S.29(e) 1 April 2009 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 487 of 2008), art. 5
S. 29(f) 29 November 2008 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 487 of 2008), art. 3
Ss. 30- 32 29 November 2008 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 487 of 2008), art. 3
Ss. 33 - 58 insofar as it is not already in operation 1 August 2009  Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2009 (S.I. No. 281 of 2009), art. 2 
Ss. 59 - 62 29 November 2008 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 487 of 2008), art. 3
S. 63 insofar as it is not already in operation 1 August 2009  Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2009 (S.I. No. 281 of 2009), art. 2 
S. 64(1) - (8) insofar as it is not already in operation 1 August 2009  Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2009 (S.I. No. 281 of 2009), art. 2 
S. 64(9) 1 May 2010 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Section 64(9)) Order 2009 (S.I. No. 282 of 2009) art. 2
S.64(10) insofar as it is not already in operation 1 August 2009 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2009 (S.I. No. 281 of 2009), art. 2 
S. 65  insofar as it is not already in operation 1 August 2009  Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2009 (S.I. No. 281 of 2009), art. 2 
Ss. 66 - 72 29 November 2008 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 487 of 2008), art. 3
Ss.73-76 (except insofar as it is already in operation) 29 November 2008 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 487 of 2008), art. 3
S. 76 22 May 2007 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 243 of 2007), art. 2
Sch. 1 22 May 2007 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 243 of 2007), art. 2
Schs. 2 - 4 29 November 2008 Pharmacy Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 487 of 2008), art. 3

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
S. 2 references construed Medical Practitioners Act 2007 (No. 25 of 2007), ss. 1(3), 108(1), (2)
S. 2(1) amended European Union (Recognition of Professional Qualifications) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 8 of 2017), regs. 2, 91(a)
S. 7(1)(d) institute established Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Continuing Professional Development) Rules 2015 (S. I. No. 553 of 2015), rls. 2(1), 4(1)
S. 7(1)(e) amended European Union (Amendment of the Pharmacy Act 2007) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 86 of 2015), reg. 2(a)
S. 7(1)(e) substituted Health (Pricing and Supply of Medical Goods) Act 2013 (No. 14 of 2013), ss. 1(3), 32(a)
S. 7(1)(f) inserted European Union (Amendment of the Pharmacy Act 2007) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 86 of 2015), reg. 2(b)
S. 7(2)(a)(iv) criteria prescribed Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland(Continuing Professional Development) Rules 2015 (S. I. No. 553 of 2015), rls. 2(1), 5(1)
S. 7(2)(a)(vi) amended European Union (Recognition of Professional Qualifications) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 8 of 2017), regs. 2, 91(b)
S. 10(3)(f) procedure prescribed under Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Council) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 492 of 2008), rls. 2, 4-15
S. 12 references construed Competition and Consumer Protection Act 2014 (No. 29 of 2014), ss. 1(5), 8, 39
S. 13(1)(b) information required for Register specified Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 494 of 2008), rls. 2, 7(1)-(3) & 9(1)
S. 13(1)(c) information required for Register specified Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 494 of 2008), rls. 2, 10
S. 14 procedure prescribed Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 494 of 2008), rls. 2, 11 and sch.s 1 and 2
S. 14(1)(h) substituted European Union (Recognition of Professional Qualifications) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 8 of 2017), regs. 2, 91(c)(i)
S. 14(3) deleted European Union (Recognition of Professional Qualifications) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 8 of 2017), regs. 2, 91(c)(ii)
S. 15(2) registration date for transferred persons specified Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 494 of 2008), rls. 2, 6
S. 15(2) fees due date prescribed Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Fees) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 496 of 2008), rls. 2, 4(3)
S. 15(2)(b) applied Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 494 of 2008), rls. 2, 8
S. 16(1) substituted European Union (Recognition of Professional Qualifications) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 8 of 2017), regs. 2, 91(d)(i)
S. 16(2)(a) substituted European Union (Recognition of Professional Qualifications) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 8 of 2017), regs. 2, 91(d)(ii)
S. 16(3)-(5) substituted European Union (Recognition of Professional Qualifications) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 8 of 2017), regs. 2, 91(d)(iii)
S. 16(4) substituted European Communities (Recognition of Professional Qualifications Relating to the Profession of Pharmacist) (No. 2) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 489 of 2008), regs. 2, 4
S. 16(4)(a)(iv) substituted European Union (Recognition of Professional Qualifications relating to the Profession of Pharmacist) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 377 of 2013), reg. 3
S. 16(5) substituted European Communities (Recognition of Professional Qualifications Relating to the Profession of Pharmacist) (No. 2) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 489 of 2008), regs. 2, 5
S. 16(5) fee prescribed Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Fees) Rules 2014 (S.I. No. 378 of 2014), rls. 2(1), 4, 5, schedule, ref. 39
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Retail Pharmacy Businesses) (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 496 of 2008), rls. 2, 4(1) and sch., refs. 33 and 34
S. 16(5)(a)(i) amended European Union (Recognition of Professional Qualifications relating to the Profession of Pharmacist) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 235 of 2012), reg. 2(a)
S. 16(5)(a)(ii) amended European Union (Recognition of Professional Qualifications relating to the Profession of Pharmacist) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 235 of 2012), reg. 2(b)
S. 16(5)(a)(iii) inserted European Union (Recognition of Professional Qualifications relating to the Profession of Pharmacist) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 235 of 2012), reg. 2(c)
S. 16(6)-(10) deleted European Union (Recognition of Professional Qualifications) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 8 of 2017), regs. 2, 91(d)(iii)
S. 16(8) definition "adaptation period" inserted European Communities (Recognition of Professional Qualifications Relating to the Profession of Pharmacist) (No. 2) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 489 of 2008), regs. 2, 6(a)
S. 16(8) definition"national of a relevant state" inserted European Communities (Recognition of Professional Qualifications Relating to the Profession of Pharmacist) (No. 2) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 489 of 2008) regs. 2, 6(b)
S. 16(8) definition of "Professional Qualifications Directive" substituted European Union (Recognition of Professional Qualifications relating to the Profession of Pharmacist) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 377 of 2013), reg. 4
S. 16(8) definition "relevant state" amended European Communities (Recognition of Professional Qualifications Relating to the Profession of Pharmacist) (No. 2) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 489 of 2008), regs. 2, 6(c)
S. 16(8) definition "third country" amended European Communities (Recognition of Professional Qualifications Relating to the Profession of Pharmacist) (No. 2) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 489 of 2008), regs. 2, 6(d)
S. 16(10) new subsection inserted European Communities (Recognition of Professional Qualifications Relating to the Profession of Pharmacist) (No. 2) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 489 of 2008) regs. 2, 7
S. 17 procedure prescribed under Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Retail Pharmacy Businesses) (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 495 of 2008), rls. 2, 4 and Sch. 1
S. 18(1A) inserted Health (Pricing and Supply of Medical Goods) Act 2013 (No. 14 of 2013), ss. 1(3), 32(b)
S. 18(3) relevant provisions designated Regulation of Retail Pharmacy Businesses Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 488 of 2008), reg. 15
S. 19 notice requirement Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Retail Pharmacy Businesses) (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 495 of 2008), rls. 2, 5(2)(c)
S. 20 information to be included in certificate Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 494 of 2008), rls. 2, 13 and 15
S. 20(1)(c) fee prescribed Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Retail Pharmacy Businesses) (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 496 of 2008), rls. 2, 4(1) and sch., ref. 19
S. 20(1)(f) fee prescribed Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Retail Pharmacy Businesses) (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 496 of 2008), rls. 2, 4(1) and sch., refs. 20,21
S. 21A deleted European Union (Recognition of Professional Qualifications) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 8 of 2017), regs. 2, 91(e)
S. 21A new section inserted European Communities (Recognition of Professional Qualifications Relating to the Profession of Pharmacist) (No. 2) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 489 of 2008), regs. 2, 8
S. 22(2)(a) fee prescribed Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Fees) Rules 2014 (S.I. No. 378 of 2014), rls. 2(1), 5, schedule refs. 27, 32
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Retail Pharmacy Businesses) (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 496 of 2008), rls. 2, 4(1) and Sch., refs. 22, 26
S. 24A deleted European Union (Recognition of Professional Qualifications) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 8 of 2017), regs. 2, 91(e)
S. 24A fee prescribed Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Retail Pharmacy Businesses) (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 496 of 2008), rls. 2, 4(1) and sch., ref. 35
S. 24A inserted European Communities (Recognition of Professional Qualifications Relating to the Profession of Pharmacist) (No. 2) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 489 of 2008), regs. 2, 9
S. 24A(3), (5)(b) fee prescribed Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Fees) Rules 2014 (S.I. No. 378 of 2014), rls. 2(1), 5, schedule, ref. 41
S. 24B inserted European Communities (Recognition of Professional Qualifications Relating to the Profession of Pharmacist) (No. 2) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 489 of 2008), regs. 2, 9
S. 24B(2)-(3) substituted European Union (Recognition of Professional Qualifications) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 8 of 2017), regs. 2, 91(f)
S. 24B(4)-(5) deleted European Union (Recognition of Professional Qualifications) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 8 of 2017), regs. 2, 91(f)
S. 34 references construed Medical Practitioners Act 2007 (No. 25 of 2007), ss. 1(3), 108(1)
S. 35(1)(ea) substituted Health Identifiers Act 2014 (No. 15 of 2014) ss. 1(2), 37(a)
S. 35(1)(ea), (eb) inserted Health (Pricing and Supply of Medical Goods) Act 2013 (No. 14 of 2013), ss. 1(3), 32(c)
S. 35(3) amended Health Identifiers Act 2014 (No. 15 of 2014) ss. 1(2), 37(b)
S. 35(3A) inserted Health Identifiers Act 2014 (No. 15 of 2014) ss. 1(2), 37(c)
S. 36(1)(a) amended Health (Pricing and Supply of Medical Goods) Act 2013 (No. 14 of 2013), ss. 1(3), 32(d)(i)
S. 36(1)(c)(ii) amended Health (Pricing and Supply of Medical Goods) Act 2013 (No. 14 of 2013), ss. 1(3), 32(d)(ii)
S. 36(1)(d) inserted Health (Pricing and Supply of Medical Goods) Act 2013 (No. 14 of 2013), ss. 1(3), 32(d)(iii)
S. 59 procedure prescribed Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Retail Pharmacy Businesses) (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 495 of 2008), rls. 2, 7
S. 59(1) fee prescribed Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Fees) Rules 2014 (S.I. No. 378 of 2014), rls. 2(1), 5, schedule, ref. 13
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Retail Pharmacy Businesses) (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 496 of 2008), rls. 2, 4(1) and Sch., ref. 11
S. 61 procedure prescribed Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Retail Pharmacy Businesses) (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 495 of 2008), rls. 2, 8
S. 61(1)(a) fee prescribed Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Fees) Rules 2014 (S.I. No. 378 of 2014), rls. 2(1), 5, schedule refs. 15, 18, 22
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Retail Pharmacy Businesses) (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 496 of 2008), rls. 2, 4(1) and Sch., refs. 13, 15, 17
S. 61(1)(b) fee prescribed Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Fees) Rules 2014 (S.I. No. 378 of 2014), rls. 2(1), 5, schedule, refs. 16, 17, 19, 20, 23
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Retail Pharmacy Businesses) (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 496 of 2008), rls. 2, 4(1) and Sch., refs. 14, 16, 18
S. 62(1) fee prescribed Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Fees) Rules 2014 (S.I. No. 378 of 2014), rls. 2(1), 5, schedule, refs. 33, 34
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Retail Pharmacy Businesses) (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 496 of 2008), rls. 2, 4(1) and Sch., refs. 27, 28
S. 63 references construed Medical Practitioners Act 2007 (No. 25 of 2007), ss. 1(3), 108(1)
S. 63(5)(a) amended Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010 (No. 24 of 2010), ss. 1(2), 97 and schedule, pt. 1,item 44
S. 63(6) references construed Medical Practitioners Act 2007 (No. 25 of 2007), ss. 1(3), 108(3)
S. 64 references construed Medical Practitioners Act 2007 (No. 25 of 2007), ss. 1(3), 108(1)
S. 64(7) references construed Medical Practitioners Act 2007 (No. 25 of 2007), ss. 1(3), 108(3)
S. 67(3)(l) substituted Data Protection Act 2018 (7/2018), ss. 1(3), 206(a)
S. 67(13) inserted Data Protection Act 2018 (7/2018), ss. 1(3), 206(b)
Sch. 1 governance responsibility Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Council) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 492 of 2008), rls. 2, 29
Sch. 1, para. 9(3) am. Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010 (No. 24 of 2010), ss. 1(2), 97 and schedule, pt. 1, item 45
Sch. 1, para. 10(3) am. Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010 (No. 24 of 2010), ss. 1(2), 97 and schedule, pt. 1, item 46
Sch. 1, par. 17, preparation of annual report Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Council) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 492 of 2008), rls. 2, 28
Sch. 1, par. 18(1) trans. of cert. functns. under. Ministers and Secretaries (Amendment) Act 2011 (No. 10 of 2011), ss. 1(2), 6, 9, 20 & sch. 2, pt. 1
Sch. 1, par. 20 fee prescribed Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Fees) Rules 2014 (S.I. No. 378 of 2014), rls. 2(1), 4, schedule
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Fees) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 496 of 2008), rls. 2, 4(1) and Sch.
Sch. 1, par. 20(1)(c) fee prescribed Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Fees) Rules 2014 (S.I. No. 378 of 2014), rls. 2(1), 4, 5, schedule, ref. 24
Sch. 1, para. 20(1)(f) amended European Union (Recognition of Professional Qualifications) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 8 of 2017), regs. 2, 91(g)
Sch. 1, par. 20(1)(f) fee prescribed Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Fees) Rules 2014 (S.I. No. 378 of 2014), rls. 2(1), 4, 5, schedule, refs. 25, 26, 28
Sch. 2, paras. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 10 deleted European Union (Recognition of Professional Qualifications) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 8 of 2017), regs. 2, 91(h)
Sch. 2, pars. 1 substituted European Communities (Recognition of Professional Qualifications Relating to the Profession of Pharmacist) (No. 2) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 489 of 2008), regs. 2, 10
Sch. 2, par. 2 substituted European Communities (Recognition of Professional Qualifications Relating to the Profession of Pharmacist) (No. 2) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 489 of 2008), regs. 2, 10
Sch. 2, par. 3 substituted European Communities (Recognition of Professional Qualifications Relating to the Profession of Pharmacist) (No. 2) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 489 of 2008), regs. 2, 10
Sch. 2, par. 4 substituted European Communities (Recognition of Professional Qualifications Relating to the Profession of Pharmacist) (No. 2) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 489 of 2008), regs. 2, 10
Sch. 2, par. 5 substituted European Communities (Recognition of Professional Qualifications Relating to the Profession of Pharmacist) (No. 2) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 489 of 2008), regs. 2, 10

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
S. 11 Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Receiving and Recording of Evidence by Committee of Inquiry) Rules 2017 (S.I. No. 274 of 2017)
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Registration) (Amendment) Rules 2017 (S.I. No. 100 of 2017)
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Fees) (Amendment) Rules 2017 (S.I. No. 99 of 2017)
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Education and Training) (Integrated Course) (Amendment) Rules 2017 (S.I. No. 97 of 2017)
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Fees) (Amendment) Rules 2016 (S.I. No. 311 of 2016)
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Continuing Professional Development) Rules 2015 (S.I. No. 553 of 2015)
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Fees) (Amendment) Rules 2015 (S.I. No. 238 of 2015)
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Council) (Amendment) Rules 2015 (S.I. No. 114 of 2015)
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Fees) Rules 2014 (S.I. No. 378 of 2014)
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Education and Training) (Integrated Course) Rules 2014 (S.I. No. 377 of 2014)
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Fees) (Amendment) Rules 2010 (S.I. No. 257 of 2010)
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Fees) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 496 of 2008)
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Retail Pharmacy Businesses) (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 495 of 2008
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 494 of 2008)
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Education and Training) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 493 of 2008)
  Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Council) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 492 of 2008)
S. 18 Regulation of Retail Pharmacy Businesses (Amendment) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 80 of 2016)
Regulation of Retail Pharmacy Businesses Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 488 of 2008)
S. 43(4) Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Receiving and Recording of Evidence by Committee of Inquiry) Rules 2017 (S.I. No. 274 of 2017)
Schedule, par. 20(1) Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Fees) (Amendment) Rules 2010 (S.I. No. 257 of 2010)
Schedule 1, para. 15 Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland Superannuation Scheme 2016 (S.I. No. 136 of 2016)