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Answers to FAQ about 2years Student Probationary Extension

Answers to FAQ about 2years Student Probationary Extension

New regulation called 2years Student Probationary Extension came out on the 27th of August 2012. Cairde has received many queries from student affected by this new rule. We met with a representative from the Immigration & Citizenship Policy Section in INIS to get more clarification on this new regulation and complied answers to the Frequently […]

By September 27, 2012 Read More →
The Irish labour market is now fully opened to the Bulgarians and Romanians

The Irish labour market is now fully opened to the Bulgarians and Romanians

Cairde received phone calls from clients seeking to confirm that the remaining restrictions on access by Bulgarian and Romanian nationals to the Irish labour market have now been removed. Va confirmam vestea buna ca cetatenii romani si bulgari pot munci in Irlanda liber, fara a mai avea nevoie de permis de munca.Guvernul Irlandez a decis […]

By July 25, 2012 Read More →
Employment and unemployment in the migrant community

Employment and unemployment in the migrant community

There are more non Irish nationals working in Ireland now then in 2006 however the unemployment rate within the migrant population is higher compering to the indigenous Irish – Census data show. The number of non-Irish nationals at work increased by 23,670 or 9.7 per cent between 2006 and 2011. This contrasts sharply with a […]

By June 28, 2012 Read More →
Non-EU parents of an EU citizen child are allowed to live and work in Ireland

Non-EU parents of an EU citizen child are allowed to live and work in Ireland

In a major decision on 8 March 2011, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) has decided that third country national parents of an EU citizen child have rights to residence and access to employment in the child’s country of nationality. A refusal to do so would deprive the child of the enjoyment of the rights […]

By March 11, 2011 Read More →