Employment Permits

Department/Agency

Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation

Key information

The number of employment permits issued, renewed and withdrawn classified by permit type, nationality, employment sector, county and individual company name.

Source

Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation administrative records.

Scope

All non-EEA nationals, with some exceptions, who take up employment in Ireland (the EEA comprises the Member States of the European Union together with Iceland, Norway and Liechtenstein). Frequency

Frequency

Annual

Reference period

Calendar year

Start date

2003, with some statistics available from 1999

Timeliness

One day after the end of the cumulative reference period

Classifications

  • Employment permit type
    New; Renewals; Group.
  • Employment permit decision on
    Issued; Refused; Withdrawn.
  • Nationality
    Countries listed individually.
  • Economic sector (of employment)
    Agriculture & Fisheries; Catering; Domestic; Education; Entertainment; Exchange Agreements; Industry; Medical & Nursing; Service Industry; Sport.
  • County
    The 32 geographic counties of Ireland and Northern Ireland.

Theme

Labour Market and Earnings - Labour Market

Page Created

2009-04-20

Page Modified

2017-07-25

Keywords

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