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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    


 Regulatory body responsible for registration of qualifications 

Medical Practitioner

Medical Council of Ireland

Nurse and Midwife

Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland

Security Officer or Private Investigator

Private Security Authority

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


Regulatory body or Minister of Government responsible for registration or recognition of qualifications  


Dental Council

Radiographer & Radiation Therapist

Radiographers Registration Board, CORU

Specialist Dentist in Oral Surgery

Register of Dentist Specialists (Division of Oral Surgery) - Dental Council

Specialist Dentist in Orthodontics

Register of Dentist Specialists (Division of Orthodontics) - Dental Council

Clinical Dental Technician

Register of Clinical Dental Technicians - Dental Council 

Dental Hygienist

Register of Dental Hygienists - Dental Council

Dental Nurse

Register of Dental Nurses - Dental Council


Dietitians Registration Board, CORU

Occupational Therapist

Occupational Therapists Registration Board, CORU


Minister for Health

Speech and Language Therapist

Speech and Language Therapists Registration Board, CORU


Minister for Health


Minister for Health

Environmental Health Officer

Minister for Health

Social Worker

Social Workers Registration Board, CORU

Medical Scientist

Medical Scientists Registration Board, CORU


Physiotherapist Registration Board, CORU

Emergency Medical Technician, Paramedic & Advanced Paramedic

Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council


Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland

Optometrist & Dispensing Optician

Optical Registration Board, CORU

Veterinary Practitioner & Veterinary Nurse

Veterinary 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


Regulatory body or Minister of Government responsible for registration or recognition of qualifications  


Association 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 Instructor

Road Safety Authority


National Monuments Service


Royal Institute of Architects of Ireland

Auctioneer/Estate Agent/Letting Agent/Management Agent

Property Services Regulatory Authority


Honourable Society of King’s Inns

Building Energy Regulator

Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland

Chartered Surveyor, Building Surveyor, Quantity Surveyor

Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland (SCSI)


Institute of Chemistry of Ireland

Company secretaries employed by PLCs

Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administers


Register of Electrical Contractors of Ireland 

Electrical Contractors Safety & Standards Association

Chartered Engineer

Associate Engineer

Engineering Technician

Institute of Engineers of Ireland

Gas Installers

Register of Gas Installers of Ireland

Insolvency Service Practitioner

Insolvency Service of Ireland

Patent Agent

Irish Patents Office

Primary Teacher/Post Primary Teacher

The Teaching Council


Law Society of Ireland


Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland

Tax Consultant

Irish Tax Institute

Town Planner

Irish Planning Institute

Trade Mark Agent

Irish 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)