07 April 2020 – Suspended requirement to register births and deaths in person

This item is sourced from COVID-19 Policy Watch co-ordinated by Policy. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Public services
Sectors Involved: Physical distancing
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: The Irish Government suspended the requirement to attend a civil registration service to register a birth or death during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Full details here: https://www.gov.ie/en/service/64a092-registering-a-birth/