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Registration Bodies for Certain Employments

Requirements for Registration/Recognition of certain employments with Regulatory Bodies or Government Ministers

List of regulatory bodies, or Government Ministers, where registration or recognition of qualifications is required for the grant of an employment permit.

These Bodies and Ministers are listed in Schedule 2 of the Regulations.

A. Regulatory bodies from which a copy of the registration or licence, or alternatively a pin number, registration number or licence number, is required

ProfessionRegulatory body responsible for registration of qualifications
Medical PractitionerMedical Council of Ireland
Nurse and MidwifeNursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland
Security Officer or Private InvestigatorPrivate Security Authority

B. Regulatory bodies or Government Minister from which a copy of the registration or recognition of qualifications is required

ProfessionRegulatory body or Minister of Government responsible for registration or recognition of qualifications
DentistDental Council
Specialist Dentist in Oral SurgeryRegister of Dentist Specialists (Division of Oral Surgery) - Dental Council
Specialist Dentist in OrthodonticsRegister of Dentist Specialists (Division of Orthodontics) - Dental Council
Clinical Dental TechnicianRegister of Clinical Dental Technicians - Dental Council 
Dental HygienistRegister of Dental Hygienists - Dental Council
Dental NurseRegister of Dental Nurses - Dental Council
Radiographer and Radiation TherapistRadiographers Registration Board, CORU
DietitianDietitians Registration Board, CORU
Occupational TherapistOccupational Therapists Registration Board, CORU
PsychologistMinister for Health
Speech and Language TherapistSpeech and Language Therapists Registration Board, CORU
BiochemistMinister for Health
Chiropodist/PodiatristMinister for Health
Environmental Health OfficerMinister for Health
Social WorkerSocial Workers Registration Board, CORU
Medical ScientistAcademy of Clinical Science and Laboratory Medicine
PhysiotherapistIrish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists
Emergency Medical Technician, Paramedic & Advanced ParamedicPre-Hospital Emergency Care Council
PharmacistPharmaceutical Society of Ireland
Optometrist & Dispensing OpticianOptical Registration Board, CORU
Veterinary Practitioner & Veterinary NurseVeterinary Council of Ireland

C.    Regulatory body or Government Minister that regulates the entry to or carrying on of the profession of the foreign national or of the employment concerned and from which a copy of the registration or recognition of qualifications is required

ProfessionRegulatory body or Minister of Government responsible for registration or recognition of qualifications
AccountantAssociation of Chartered Certified Accountants
Association of International Accountants
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy
Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland
Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland
Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
Institute of Chartered Accountants in Scotland
Institute of Incorporated Public Accountants
Approved Driving InstructorRoad Safety Authority
ArchaeologistNational Monuments Service
ArchitectRoyal Institute of Architects of Ireland
Auctioneer/Estate Agent/Letting Agent/Management AgentProperty Services Regulatory Authority
BarristerHonourable Society of King’s Inns
Building Energy RegulatorSustainable Energy Authority of Ireland
Chartered SurveyorSociety of Chartered Surveyors Ireland (SCSI)
ChemistInstitute of Chemistry of Ireland
ElectricianRegister of Electrical Contractors of Ireland
Electrical Contractors Safety & Standards Association

Chartered Engineer

Associate Engineer

Engineering Technician

Institute of Engineers of Ireland
Gas InstallersRegister of Gas Installers of Ireland
Insolvency Service PractitionerInsolvency Service of Ireland
Patent AgentIrish Patents Office
Primary Teacher/Post Primary TeacherThe Teaching Council
SolicitorLaw Society of Ireland
Tax ConsultantIrish Tax Institute
Town PlannerIrish Planning Institute
Trade Mark AgentIrish Patents Office

Registration requirements for Accountants working in MNC Global Audit Services

Registration Body
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA)
Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP)

Employment Permits Section
3 April 2017

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