Work in Ireland

Cost and inclusions

Let someone else do the work. We assist with setting up an Irish bank account, IRP appointment, SIM card, Irish mobile number, job workshop, accommodation help, social events and more.

Book now pay later

Put down a deposit, start the process of applying for your visa and planning your Irish adventure, and pay the balance eight weeks before you fly.

 

Program cost Work Ireland

Deposit

£100

Pay eight weeks before you fly

£359

Total:

£459

Visa costs Work Ireland

WHA visa cost
$360

Irish Residence Permit (paid locally)
€300

 

Please note:
Your working holiday visa (WHA) is paid in your local currency, directly to the Irish Embassy. On arrival in Ireland, you must also get an Irish Residence Permit (IRP). The team will assist you with getting an appointment, which at the moment can take around a month. The IRP essentially allows you to legally work and pay taxes in Ireland, and you won’t be able to start working until you have it. Confused? Don’t worry, once you’ve paid your deposit, we’ll take you through each step and support you on the ground.

Inclusions

With group start dates each month, the team in Dublin will help you sort all the essentials such as your Irish bank account, phone number and IRP appointment. Plus, they’ll hook you up with a WhatsApp group of travellers arriving in the same month as you. In the words of famous Irish pop band B*Witched, ‘Get a (social) life!’. Non-Irish immediately reach for the Google search bar...

  • 1 night hostel accommodation.
  • Pre-departure virtual orientation.
  • In-person arrival meet-up and orientation.
  • Job workshop and accommodation assistance.
  • Irish bank account, SIM card and phone number.
  • IRP (Irish Residency Permit) appointment assistance.
  • CV help and posting of your CV on a recruitment database.
  • Social events, WhatsApp groups and Facebook groups.
  • 24/7 emergency help and support for your whole stay.

2022 dates

Our arrival orientations run once a month.

 

 
  • 20 Jul
  • 17 Aug
  • 21 Sep
  • 19 Oct
  • 16 Nov
  • 14 Dec

Other costs

Flights

Flight costs will vary depending on the time of year and where you are flying from. We don’t advise booking flights until your visa is approved. 

Accommodation

Your first night is included in Dublin. If you’d like to add extra nights, just talk to the team and we can extend your stay. 

Travel Insurance

You must have travel insurance  to cover your whole stay in Ireland before you depart.

How does it work?

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Book now for Ireland 2022/23 with a deposit

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