Introduction to the Irish System
What is the social welfare system in Ireland? How is it organised and who can apply for social welfare benefits? This document provides an overview of the system and includes links to more information.
This document provides an overview of housing in Ireland.
Outline of health care services in Ireland, including public and private health care, and health insurance.
An overview of income tax and other taxes in Ireland.
Introduces the system of education in Ireland at primary level and information describes the procedures involved in enrolling a child in primary school.
Different schooling options available in the secondary school system in Ireland and outlines the state examination system.
This document discusses your social welfare entitlements if you move to Ireland from abroad.
If you have recently moved to Ireland, or if you are living abroad temporarily, you may be able to register to vote.
This description of the way in which the political system operates at mational level includes an outline of the Oireachtas. It also contains an explanation of the political terms used.
The role and responsibility of local authorities and overview of local government system at county/city level and at sub-county level.