The Companies Registration Office of Ireland is responsible for the incorporation of business operating in Ireland and maintaining an online database of the information. Data is provided for free and also for a fee, depending on the amount/type requested.
"The CRO has a number of core functions:
* The incorporation of companies and the registration of business names.
* The receipt and registration of post incorporation documents.
* The enforcement of the Companies Act 2014 in relation to the filing obligations of companies.
* Making information available to the public."