Oireachtas (Open Data) PSI Licence

Re-use of the data on this web site is subject to the OIREACHTAS (OPEN DATA) PSI LICENCE. This licence incorporates the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License for the re-use of Public Sector Information pursuant to the European Communities (Re-Use of Public Sector Information) Regulations 2005 to 2015 (SIs 279/2005, 103/2008, and 525/2015). More information can be found on the Oireachtas Copyright and Re-use page.

XML source format for Acts

The XML source for Acts from 1922 to date is available using the ELI1 format of "xml".

For example the URI2 for the HTML ELI format for Act 8 of 2017 is:


To view the source XML replace the format of "html" with "xml"

The URI for the XML ELI format for Act 8 of 2017 is:


1 ELI = European Legislation Identifier see http://www.irishstatutebook.ie/pdf/ELI_URI_schema.pdf for more information

2 URI = Uniform Resource Identifier