The Roman Catholic Diocese and Parishes of Clogher is a registered charity. The diocese is made up of 37 parishes – 20 in the Republic of Ireland, 15 in Northern Ireland and 2 which are divided by the border. Other entities whose financial activities are included in the accounts include St Patrick’s Purgatory, Lough Derg, Clogher don Óige, the Lourdes Pilgrimage and the two diocesan seminaries. Its administrative headquarters is in Monaghan and its financial activities fall within the requirements of both the Charities Regulator in the Republic of Ireland and Charities Commission of Northern Ireland. Over recent years, the diocese – at all levels- has made considerable progress in achieving compliance with the various regulatory requirements north and south and it is committed to continuing on this course.