Ireland - Your Guide to A New Beginning


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You will find that some form of bank account is necessary if you are living and working in Ireland. Having a bank account allows you to save money, to make financial transactions, to receive your pay etc.
 
Most banks ask for a form of identification with a photograph on it (such as a passport or a driver's licence) and proof of address (such as a utility bill addressed to the applicant). You cannot use the same document as proof of both your identity and your address.
 
For more information and a list of valid documentation please log onto: www.citizensinformation.ie
Last modified:10/02/2016