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Irish Citizenship -- Application Based on Residence

In this article we will look at how to apply for Irish Citizenship based on residence in Ireland. We will consider cases for Non-EU and EU/UK/EEA/Swiss nationals.

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Stamp 1A for Trainee Accountants

Stamp 1A is an immigration permission for trainee accountants. Stamp 1A combines permission to work with permission to study.

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Long Term Residence Permission

Long Term Residence is an immigration permission that allows people who have lived and worked in Ireland legally for several years to stay in Ireland long term.

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De Facto Partnership

In this article we explore De Facto Partnerships as a basis for obtaining immigration permission in Ireland.

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Business Visa in Ireland

There are currently two programmes that provide immigration permission in relation to business activity: the Immigrant Investor Programme and the Start-up Entrepreneur Programme.

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Immigration Registration in Ireland

Immigration registration is a process whereby your immigration permission is verified and recorded. Non-EU citizens are required to register in the state if they are staying in Ireland for longer than 90 days.

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Visa application for visa required countries

Citizens of visa-required countries have to apply for Transit and Entry Visas before ever setting foot in Ireland. The same goes for applications for student permissions, employment permits and reunification visas.

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Employment Permits Explained

If you are a non-EU citizen and you want to take up employment as your main activity in Ireland, you will probably need an Employment Permit.

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Immigration Stamps Explained

Immigration Stamps indicate your immigration permissions and obligations.

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Registering for Income Tax

Registering for income tax is necessary after getting your job. To register for tax you need to apply for a Tax Credit Certificate.

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MyGovID Account

MyGovID account offers a single login for a range of government services in Ireland.

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Proof of Address

One of the most commonly requested supporting documents by public institutions and offices in Ireland is Proof of Address

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PPS Number and Public Services Card

Personal Public Service Number (often abbreviated to PPS or PPSN) is a unique personal identification number that is used when dealing with public bodies in Ireland.

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Full-time study visa in Ireland

In order to apply for a study visa you must apply for a full-time course. Here you have a choice between a higher education programme or a language school. The rules are slightly different in each case.

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Opening Your First Bank Account in Ireland

To open a bank account in Ireland you will need Proof of Identification and Proof of address. Obtaining an acceptable Proof of Address, can be a challenge. Find out how to open your first bank account.

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