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Ireland Atypical Working Scheme

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About The Atypical Working Scheme

General Information

The Atypical Working Scheme allows non-EU nationals to work in Ireland on a short-term basis.

Once you receive a letter of approval, the scheme will be valid for 90 days.

You should apply for this visa up to three months before your date of departure to Ireland to ensure it is approved on time.

The time you spend working in Ireland under the scheme during the validity period depends on the contract and the job you have been given.

Eligibility

  • The employer and applicant’s eligibility depends on the job offer and the applicant’s skills, qualifications and experience.
Requirements

The general requirements for this type of permission include:

  • The Irish employer must be registered in Ireland
  • The position can’t be on the Ineligible Categories of Employment list
  • The period of the project must be for 90 days or less
  • The base annual salary (not including bonuses and allowances) must be at least the national minimum or equivalent
  • If you are from a visa required entry, you will also need an Entry visa before entering Ireland
Ireland Atypical Working Scheme Processing Time

The processing time for a permission under the Irish Atypical Working Scheme depends on the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service.

Cost

Atypical Working Scheme processing fee starts from

€300
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