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IRELAND: Business Immigration Developments in July 2019

2019 continues to be a busy year for Irish immigration with three further significant developments occurring in July alone.

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IRELAND: Consultation on Employment Permits and Occupation Lists

The Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation (DBEI) has opened a public consultation as part of its latest twice-yearly review of the occupation lists for employment permits for workers from outside the European Economic Area (EEA).

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IRELAND: Most Common Work Permit Options… in 5 Minutes

With a booming economy and continued access to the European common market post-Brexit, international business should keep an eye on Ireland. Here’s a quick summary of the most common work permission routes you need to know about.

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Meet Jane Pilkington, Managing Director, Ireland

On Wednesday, May 22, Newland Chase’s Managing Director of Ireland, Jane Pilkington, will team up with Mark Hynes, Tax Director for BDO Ireland, to deliver their live webinar Doing Business in Ireland: Immigration and Tax Issues for Foreign Business Travellers and Corporate Assignees.

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BREXIT: UK and Ireland Sign Deal to Guarantee Common Travel Area Rights

On 8 May 2019, the governments of Ireland and of the United Kingdom signed a Memorandum of Understanding reaffirming the status, rights and privileges already enjoyed by British and Irish citizens in each others’ states under the Common Travel Area (CTA).

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IRELAND: Abolition of Re-entry Visa System Announced

Effective 13 May 2019, visa-required nationals holding a valid Irish Resident Permit (IRP) card or GNIB card will no longer require a re-entry visa to leave and return to Ireland. An IRP or GNIB card and passport will be sufficient to prove a right to travel to Ireland.

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BREXIT: What Next for EU and UK Citizens?

Background On 23 June 2016, the UK held a referendum asking voters in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland if they wanted to remain a member of, or to leave, the EU. 51.89% of UK voters voted to leave the EU.

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IRELAND: Changes to Employment Permits System to Address Labour Shortages in Key Sectors

Effective 22 April 2019, changes have been announced to the Critical Skills List of Occupations and the Ineligible List of Occupations, following the first bi-annual review of 2019.

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IRELAND: Spouse or Partner of Critical Skills Employment Permit Holder Can Work Without Employment Permit

Effective 6 March 2019, the spouses and de facto partners of Critical Skills Employment Permit (CSEP) holders can access the Irish labour market without first obtaining an Employment Permit.

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