Permission to work as a researcher
Apply for permission to work as a researcher via the schemes or programmes described below.
Hosting Agreement Scheme
Apply via the Hosting Agreement Scheme for permission to work.
A job based on the Hosting Agreement Scheme may last from 3 months to 5 years.
Atypical Working Scheme
You may be eligible to apply via the Atypical Working Scheme for permission to work, if you do not have a Hosting Agreement.
Permission will only be granted for a job with a skill shortage in Ireland.
Permission is for 1 year maximum and cannot be renewed.