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Commissioner for Oaths

A commissioner for oaths is authorized to verify affidavits and other legal documents. You may need a Commissioner for Oaths if:

You are giving evidence on an affidavit for court proceedings in Ireland.
You are making an affirmation, declaration, acknowledgement, examination or attestation for the purpose of court proceedings or for the purposes of registration of documents.

We as Commissioner for Oaths

- Make sure that the evidence in question is in written form.
Establish that the person before us has read the draft and fully understands the content.
Require the person to swear that the affidavit is true by raising the appropriate Testament in the right hand and repeating the words of the oath.
To verify that the affidavit was properly sworn by completing a ‘jurat’ on the affidavit.

We do charge a fee for this service.


Family home declarations, Affidavits, Statutory declarations, Oaths.

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