IVARO has been constituted as a membership organisation in which the board is fully answerable to its artist members. Since inception IVARO is in the happy position of being able to operate with the highest standards of good practice. In addition, we abide by the professional rules adopted by the International Council of Creators of Graphic, Plastic and Photographic Arts (CIAGP).
IVARO is a company limited by guarantee, registered in Ireland. IVARO complies with regulations laid out in the Copyright and Related Rights Act 2000 and is registered as a copyright body with the Controller of Patents, Designs and Trademarks.


Robert Ballagh Chairperson
Samantha Holman Director Irish Copyright Licensing Agency
Abigail O’Brien Artist
Pearse Ryan Solicitor
Sean Molloy Artist
Noel Kelly Director Visual Artists Ireland
Declan Mulligan Artist


Alex Davis Manager
Adrian Colwell Licensing Officer

Annual Report

Every year IVARO holds its general meeting at which the Chairman of the Board of Directors and the management report to our members on IVARO’s activities and key events during the period.

2015 Annual Report

Further Information

In line with our commitment to be transparent and accountable to our membership and our affiliates, IVARO provides information on our services, administration charges and distribution schedule in our Distribution Policy:

Distribution Policy

Transparency Report

IVARO Constitution

Complaints Procedure

Annual Accounts 2015