(1) Upon compliance with subsection (2), an individual shall make an application for a certificate of fitness -
(a) where the individual ordinarily resides in the State -
(i) to the Superintendent of the Garda Síochána for the district in which he or she ordinarily resides, or
(ii) to the Superintendent of the Garda Síochána for the district in which the private members' club concerned is located or is proposed to be located,
(2) An individual intending to apply for a certificate of fitness under this section shall, not later than 14 days and not earlier than one month before making the application, publish in two daily newspapers circulating in the State, a notice in such form as may be prescribed, of his or her intention to make the application.
(4) The applicant for a certificate of fitne…