Martin Kelleher Property Services Clonakilty


In exercise of the powers conferred on the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government by section 5 of the Housing Act 1966 (No. 21 of 1966), as amended by section 24 of the Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1992 (No. 18 of 1992), and by section 18 of the Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1992 (as adapted by the Environment and Local Government (Alteration of Name of Department and Title of Minister) Order 2003 (S.I. No.233 of 2003) which powers are delegated to me by the Environment, Heritage and Local Government (Delegation of Ministerial Functions) (No. 2) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 225 of 2008), I, Michael Finneran, Minister of State at the Department of the Environment, Heritage and Local Government hereby make the following Regulations.


As an owner of an apartment, you are a member of the Ownersʼ Management Company (OMC) and have voting rights for decisions concerning your development. Under the MUD Act, each unit has a vote and therefore can influence how their development in run.

It is therefore important that you get involved and participate. You should familiarise yourself with the Directors of the Owners Management Company, who will be owners just like you (unless the development has yet to be transferred from the developer) and make your views on the development known.


A landlord is the owner of a property who leases or rents it to another person. The person who rents the property is a tenant. The agreement between the landlord and the tenant is a tenancy.