Byelaws and Governing Legislation

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The National Gallery of Ireland was established by an Act of Parliament in August 1854. Since then, there have been a number of subsequent amending Acts providing for the administration of the institution, the most recent of which is the National Cultural Institutions Act, 1997.

Key Acts

Links to the key Acts governing the Gallery:

Byelaws of the National Gallery of Ireland

You can download the Byelaws of the National Gallery of Ireland, below, in English (PDF):

Byelaws of the National Gallery of Ireland (English)

Further information