Ireland’s Start-Up Refunds for Entrepreneurs (SURE)

By Caitlyn Buchanan. 16th February 2017 Start-up ventures and entrepreneurs are making an important impact on Ireland. They are changing the world and impacting the economy for the better but creating a successful business isn’t easy. Fortunately, a wonderful incentive has been announced by Ireland’s Revenue Commissioner and Local Enterprise office. SURE or the ‘Start-up[…] Read More

Merry Christmas from Company Bureau and Happy New Year 2017!

The team at Company Bureau would like to take this opportunity to wish you, your family and colleagues a very Merry Christmas and a prosperous 2017! This year we have decided to make our donation by sponsoring a star for Focus Ireland on their Christmas tree on Grafton Street. Focus Ireland works with people who[…] Read More

Company Bureau win Innovation & Excellence Award 2017

Company Bureau ( are delighted to announce that we have been awarded “Innovation & Excellence in Company Formation” by Corporate LiveWire for the third year in a row. This award is a true testament to our commitment and diligent team and reaffirms our position as the most progressive Company Formation and Corporate Service Provider in Ireland. We[…] Read More

I didn’t convert my Company! What do I do now?

By Company Bureau. 2nd Dec 2016 If you are a Director or Secretary of a company, this is probably what you are thinking— and understandably so! While it is correct that as of December 1st, 2016 the Companies Registration Office automatically converted existing companies, a company’s existing Memorandum & Articles of Association has not been[…] Read More

What Changes will the Companies (Accounting) Bill 2016 introduce?

By Sinead Floody, 16th Nov 2016 The Companies (Accounting) Bill 2016 (the Bill) has recently been published which, if enacted, will give effect to Directive 2013/34/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 June 2013 on the annual financial statements of Irish Companies. The Bill also recommends some amendments to the Companies[…] Read More

The importance of minute taking at meetings

By Simon O’ Connor, 17th Nov 2016 Minutes are used to document business conducted at a meeting. Typically, they will describe the events of a meeting, include a list of participants, record issues discussed and decisions made concerning these issues. Minutes can also be used as proof that a meeting took place to provide reference[…] Read More

How to check if your business is safe from the digital hacking threat?

By Simon O’ Connor, 18th October 2016 Cybersecurity breaches continues to be a hot topic amongst businesses. With companies gathering more and more information on their customers, there is the increased risk of damage to those individuals should a company suffer a security breach. This information could potentially have a financial impact to the people affected.[…] Read More