Resources & Policy


Fourth Edition: Directors' Handbook, in association with McCann FitzGerald

The fourth edition of the Directors’ Handbook, produced together with McCann FitzGerald, is now available. Incorporating directors’ duties under the Companies Act 2014 and reflecting company law up to 1 September 2019, the fourth edition Directors’ Handbook is a comprehensive guide for directors and boards in Ireland.

Age in the Workplace Employment Report 2019

The William Fry Employment Report 2019, which looks at some of the current issues around two well debated topics - an ageing workforce and mandatory retirement.

Third Edition: A Handbook for Directors of Regulated Financial Services Companies in Ireland, in association with McCann FitzGerald

In many financial services firms, the role of director – critical to success and, in some cases, to the survival of the business – has never been more onerous.  

McCann FitzGerald and the Institute of Directors in Ireland published the first edition of this Handbook for Directors of Regulated Financial Services Companies in Ireland in 2012.

Get Prepared for PAYE Modernisation - A Quick Guide For Irish Businesses

In 2018, the IoD partnered with the Irish Tax Institute and the Small Firms Association to launch a new guide to help over 200,000 employers across Ireland to get ready for the biggest change in Revenue’s payroll reporting and compliance regime in almost 60 years.

Governance for Directors on State Boards, in association with Mazars

Drawing on the principles of the revised Code of Practice for the Governance of State Bodies (August 2016), Governance for Directors on State Boards, produced together with Mazars, is designed to offer an accessible overview for the boards of State bodies and to offer practical guidance to directors serving on State boards on their role and responsibilities.