18H Functions of registrars
(1) The registrar for a proclaimed place has and may exercise:
(a) in the case of an action to which the Civil Procedure Act 2005 applies,
the functions conferred on the registrar pursuant to section 12 or 13 of that
(b) in any other case, the functions prescribed by the civil procedure
rules or the criminal procedure rules.
(2) The registrar for a proclaimed place may exercise any or all of
those functions in respect of that proclaimed place
(3) The Principal Registrar may exercise any or all of those functions
in respect of any place in the State.