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Anyone taking up employment in Ireland must apply for an Irish Personal Public Service Number (PPS Number). You can make an appointment for the allocation of a PPS Number at www.MyWelfare.ie . For further information on the application process and requirements visit the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection’s website http://www.welfare.ie/en/Pages/PPSN.aspx

EU, Swiss and European Economic Area (EEA) nationals have the right to live and work in Ireland without a work permit, and have the same rights as Irish nationals with regard to pay and working conditions.
 
If you are a member of EU and/ or European Economic Area (EEA) a residence permit is not required. All non-nationals who are not citizens of a Member State of the European Union, the European Economic Area or Switzerland, must register with Garda (Ireland’s National Police) National Immigration Bureau www.garda.ie
Last modified:23/10/2017