Personal Insolvency (Amendment) Act 2021


Number 10 of 2021



1. Definition

2. Amendment of section 26 of Principal Act

3. Amendment of section 27 of Principal Act

4. Amendment of section 29 of Principal Act

5. Amendment of section 49 of Principal Act

6. Amendment of section 54 of Principal Act

7. Performance by others of certain functions of personal insolvency practitioner

8. Amendment of section 57 of Principal Act

9. Amendment of section 59 of Principal Act

10. Amendment of section 61 of Principal Act

11. Amendment of section 91 of Principal Act

12. Amendment of section 93 of Principal Act

13. Amendment of section 95 of Principal Act

14. Amendment of section 115A of Principal Act

15. Amendment of section 136 of Principal Act

16. Confirmation of truth

17. Amendment of section 161 of Principal Act

18. Short title, collective citation and commencement

Acts Referred to

Personal Insolvency Act 2012 (No. 44)

Personal Insolvency Acts 2012 to 2015

Statutory Declarations Act 1938 (No. 37)


Number 10 of 2021


An Act to amend the Personal Insolvency Act 2012 to amend the eligibility criteria for Debt Relief Notices; to make provision for the holding of certain meetings under that Act by remote means; to make further provision in relation to the maximum duration of a Personal Insolvency Arrangement; to provide for the performance of certain functions of a personal insolvency practitioner by other persons in certain circumstances; to provide for the extension of the period of a protective certificate in Debt Settlement Arrangements and Personal Insolvency Arrangements; to extend the time limit for applying for a court review of a proposed Personal Insolvency Arrangement; to amend the conditions for a court review of a proposed Personal Insolvency Arrangement; to make provision for the making of confirmations of truth; and to provide for related matters.

[26th May, 2021]

Be it enacted by the Oireachtas as follows: