Ireland and the UK

Background to Brexit
The UK has voted to leave the European Union. Find out more about Brexit.

Common Travel Area between Ireland and the United Kingdom
This document discusses the Common Travel Area between Ireland and the UK, an area which is not specifically provided for in legislation.

Residence rights of UK citizens
The UK is no longer a member of the EU. This document outlines the rights of UK citizens to live and work in Ireland under the Common Travel Area and also information about Non-EEA family members of UK citizens.

The Good Friday Agreement
The Good Friday Agreement, also known as the Belfast Agreement, is a peace agreement signed by the British and Irish governments on Good Friday, 10 April 1998. It consists of two related agreements, the British-Irish Agreement and the Multi-Party Agreement.

Brexit and Ireland
The UK has departed the European Union. What does this mean for Irish people and their families in the UK and UK citizens living in Ireland?

Cross border workers in Ireland
Information about living in Ireland and working in Northern Ireland, including who must apply for a Frontier Worker Permit.