The Irish Architectural Archive is an independent private company limited by guarantee (company Number 54867) with charitable status which collects and preserves the records of Irish architecture – from the earliest structures to contemporary buildings – and makes these freely available to all who wish to consult them.
The Archive is a non-contentious body which does not involve itself in the planning process or matters of conservation controversy.
The Archive is governed by a Chairman and Board of Directors.
Responsible for the day-to-day running of the Archive is CEO Colum O’Riordan.
The Archive complies with The Governance Code for the Community, Voluntary and Charitable Sector in Ireland. A copy of the Archive’s Governance Code Principles Statement is available here.
The Archive has charitable status – CHY6240, CRA No. 20010843 – and is an approved body for tax relief on donations under of Section 848A Taxes Consolidation Act, 1997.
The Archive complies with the ICTR Statement of Guiding Principles for Fundraising.