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Employment in Ireland

Any Non-EEA National who wishes to work in Ireland must have a permit issued by the Department of Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation, Davitt House, 65A Adelaide Road, Dublin 2. Tel: 353-1-417-5333, LoCall: 1890-201-616. E-Mail:, Website: 

Certain categories of persons may not require a work permit. We strongly recommend that persons who believe they may be exempt from obtaining a work permit contact INIS- Irish Naturalisation & Immigration Service, 13/14 Burgh Quay, Dublin 2, tel: +353-1-666-9100, prior to arriving in Ireland to confirm their exemption and to verify what paperwork will be required so as to secure this exemption. contact e-mail addresses are listed here.