To ensure the highest standard of governance, Order of Malta Ireland complies with The Republic of Ireland Charities Act 2009 and Charities Act (Northern Ireland) 2013.
We are also committed to implementing the Code for Corporate Governance for the Voluntary and Community Sector.
Every year, our finances are independently audited and published on our website.
We believe that setting and maintaining the highest standards of corporate governance is a key element in demonstrating accountability to our members, volunteers, donors, funders and the general public.
As a registered Irish charity, we are listed on the Charities Regulatory Authority’s Register of Charities (Charity Reg. No. 20005924) in the Republic of Ireland and with the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland (Charity Reg. No. 101608).
Order of Malta Ireland is a registered charity in the Republic of Ireland as Malta Charities, CHY4538 and in Northern Ireland accepted by HMRC under reference XR40765.
How we are Governed
The Presidential Council of the Irish Association of the Sovereign Hospitaller Order of Malta is the governing body of Order of Malta Ireland. The presidential council is elected by members of the Irish Association.
President of the Irish Association: Richard Duc de Stacpoole
Vice President: Patrick Clyne
Chancellor: Desmond Carroll
Treasurer: Anthony Patterson
Hospitaller: Brendan Lawlor
Company Secretary: Aidan O’Brien
Council Member: John Egan
Council Member: Declan Downey
Council Member: June McCorry
Council Member: Friedrich von Westerholt
National Director of the Ambulance Corps: John Wright
Chief Chaplain: Dom Henry O’Shea
Communications Delegate: Declan Downey
Chief Executive Officer: Peadar Ward
Malta Charities, St John’s House, 32 Clyde Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4. Company Registered Number 21589, Charities Number CHY 4538.
Malta Charities NI, c/o CJ Black Solicitors, 1st Floor Linenhall House, 13 Linenhall St, Belfast BT2 8AA. Company Registered Number NI 20699, Charities Number XR40765.