Commissioner for Oaths in Arklow

A Commissioner for Oaths is a person who is authorised to verify affidavits, which are statements in writing and on oath, and other legal documents; a Commissioner for Oaths is appointed by the Chief Justice. Peter Mills is a Commissioner for Oaths in Arklow Co Wicklow.

You may need the services of a Commissioner for Oaths if:

  • You are giving evidence on affidavit for court proceedings in Ireland
  • You are making an affirmation, declaration, acknowledgement, examination or attestation for the purposes of court proceedings or for the purposes of registration of documents

The essential functions of a Commissioner for Oaths are:

  • to make sure that the evidence in question is in written form (the draft affidavit)
  • to establish that the person before him/her has read the draft affidavit and fully understands the contents
  • to require the person to swear that the affidavit is true by raising the appropriate Testament in the right hand and repeating the words of the oath
  • to verify that the affidavit was properly sworn by completing a "jurat" on the affidavit

To arrange an appointment with a Commissioner for Oaths in Arklow please call our experienced team on 0402 32911 or please email