Online Services

Employment Permits Online System

This system allows applicants to apply for Trusted Partner Registration and Employment Permits online. The online system provides a number of significant benefits for applicants such as faster turnaround of applications, easier online submission of supporting documentation and secure online fee payments.

Employment Permit Applications Online Status Update Enquiry

This online tool allows applicants for employment permits to enquire about the status of their applications. Automatic responses will issue informing them of the current stage of processing of their application, and where possible, an indication of how much longer it will take for a decision to be made.

Workplace Relations Complaint Form

Complaints in relation to contraventions of, and disputes as to entitlements under, employment, equality and equal status legislation may be presented/referred to the Director General of the Workplace Relations Commission. The complaint should be presented and/or dispute referred using the Workplace Relations Commission e-Complaint Form, which may be accessed on Refer a Dispute/Make a Complaint.

Companies Online Registration Environment (CORE)

You can use CORE to:

  • Check the status of your companies
  • Receive notification of filings for companies in your portfolio
  • Receive notification of changes in the status of those documents
  • Watch your companies
  • File documents online.

OELAS (online export licensing application system)

OELAS is the Departments online export licensing application system. Exporters should use OELAS to register and apply for export licences.

Intellectual Property Office of Ireland: Apply Online

Apply for a Trade Mark, Patent, Supplementary Protection Certificate, Design and more.

Intellectual Property Office of Ireland: Range of payment services

Pay for renewal fees, trade mark registration fees, patent grant fees and more.


SOLVIT is an informal problem solving service provided by the national administration in each EU country and in Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway. SOLVIT Centres work together to solve cross-border problems of citizens, and businesses, arising from the incorrect application of EU law by public authorities.

Point of Single Contact

The Irish Point of Single Contact brings together information on procedures and services to those intending to establish a business in Ireland.

HSA accident reporting system

This Health and Safety Authority service enables employers and employees to report accidents online.


The Health and Safety Authority’s online service - Business electronic Safety Management and Risk assessment Tool - helps small business owners/managers to prepare risk assessments and a safety statement for their workplace.

HSA Learning Online is the Health and Safety Authority's portal for health and safety courses online.

HSA: Make a complaint

If you wish to make a complaint about a workplace, you can use the Health and Safety Authority’s online complaints form.

NSAI: Your Standards Your Say

The National Standards Authority of Ireland (NSAI) makes draft standards available for public consultation through the Your Standards, Your Say portal. Each draft is available for public comment for a set period.

Personal Injuries Assessment Board

Information on how to make and respond to an application. Applications to the Personal Injuries Assessment Board can also be made online.

SURE (Start-up Refunds for Entrepreneurs)

SURE is a tax refund scheme. Thinking of starting a new company? You could be due a tax refund. You can estimate your potential SURE refund using the online calculator. Find out more and try the online calculator.

Supporting SMES Online Tool

This online guide is part of the Irish Government’s Supporting SMEs campaign, to increase awareness of the range of Government supports for start-ups and small businesses. Answer eight questions to find out which supports could possibly fit your business.

Prompt Payment Code of Conduct

Enterprises of all sizes in Ireland can become signatories to the Prompt Payment Code.

Customs Insights Course 

The Enterprise Ireland online Customs Insights course helps businesses understand the key customs concepts, documentation and processes required to succeed in a post Brexit world.

Prepare for Brexit SME Scorecard

The Enterprise Ireland Brexit SME Scorecard is a free planning tool for Irish exporters to the UK. It is designed to help you assess your business readiness across six areas — Business Strategy, Operations, Sales and Marketing, Finance, Innovation, and People and Management.    

Workplace Innovation Toolkit

The Toolkit provides an online questionnaire designed to facilitate self-evaluation of an organisation's capacity to be an innovative workplace. The Toolkit also signposts resources and supports to enhance performance in terms of employee engagement, training, innovation and productivity. 

RFS Online

File Registry of Friendly Societies (RFS) documents online.        

This licensing portal will allow businesses to register and apply for licences they are obliged to have for trading purposes.            

Online Forms

FOI Application Form

Request for Access to Records under the Freedom of Information Act 2014.

Ask us a question

Use this form to contact the Department.     

Construction Contracts Adjudication Service

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