Ireland

Living and
Working in Ireland

Connect with fellow expats in Ireland
Join exciting events and groups
Get information in our Ireland guides
Exchange tips about expat life in Ireland

Benoit Julien

"Want a night out beyond the obligatory pint of guinness? Enjoy the Dublin Expat Get-Togethers hosted by InterNations, just as I did. "

Katharina Berbner

"Got some great tips on business contacts in the IT sector from InterNations expats - thanks! "

The InterNations Expat Guide for working and living in Ireland

Are you an expat working and living in Ireland? Or are you preparing to move soon to Dublin, Limerick or any other of the Irish international hotspots?

Expat life in Ireland has much to offer and provides a great intercultural experience – from discovering the countryside like the most heavily touristed area around Dublin Bay, learning how Irish people celebrate Lá Fhéile Pádraig, up to tasting Ireland’s favorite dishes such as Irish stew.

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Ireland. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world – from living in Norway to living in Ecuador.

Top Articles in the Ireland Expat Guide

  • Moving to Ireland

    Despite the economic problems of the last decade, Ireland is still a popular expat destination. Now that the “Celtic Tiger” seems to be reemerging, many are attracted by the growing IT industry among other things. Our guide on moving to Ireland gives you an insight into destinations, visas, and more.
  • Living in Ireland

    Living in Ireland as an expat has undergone an unprecedented boom in the past decade. Even after the global crisis of 2008/2009, Ireland remains a popular expat destination. The InterNations Expat Guide on Ireland provides you with info on education, healthcare, and daily life.
  • Working in Ireland

    Many expats have been attracted by life in Ireland, especially during the era of the “Celtic Tiger”. While the nation has severely felt the effects of the recession, there are still some possibilities for expats. Read more about the economy and business culture on InterNations!

Working and living in Ireland – Valuable Information from A to Z

Moving to and living in Ireland requires a wealth of up-to-date, trustworthy information on various aspects of Irish expat life. Living abroad in Ireland raises a lot of questions such as: ʺHow do I find the best relocation services for moving to Ireland?ʺ, ʺHow has the financial crisis affected the Dublin property market?ʺ, ʺWhich international school in Dublin should our kids attend?ʺ or, ʺHow do I obtain a work permit for my spouse at the Irish municipality in Cork?ʺ

Collecting all that information on working and living in Ireland is quite laborious and time-consuming. Our InterNations Expat Guide for Ireland aims to help you and provides you with reliable info on those topics that matter to expats living in Ireland. The Guide includes information on many different areas ranging from health-care, to restaurants & nightlife or culture and sights, up to housing & household. Typical questions related to expat life abroad, such as ʺIs the cost of living in the capital still on the rise?ʺ, will no longer remain unanswered.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Ireland? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Malaysia or living in North Korea!

Tips on living and working in Ireland – From financial service providers to doctors and dentists

Moreover, our expat directory for Ireland includes recommended listings of expat institutions and relocation services, e.g. financial service providers or doctors and dentists. As a member, you’ll also be able to share your experiences of living abroad in Ireland with your fellow expats on the InterNations Forum. We are looking forward to welcoming you with a heart-felt Dia duit from our expats living and working in Ireland.

Benoit Julien

"Want a night out beyond the obligatory pint of guinness? Enjoy the Dublin Expat Get-Togethers hosted by InterNations, just as I did. "

Katharina Berbner

"Got some great tips on business contacts in the IT sector from InterNations expats - thanks! "

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