A new and welcome development was recently announced by the government which concerns non-EEA doctors.
This is a favourable immigration rule change for non-EEA doctors who have been working in Ireland for some time.
Now such doctors from non-EEA countries working in the state between 2 – 5 years can apply for permission to work in Ireland without the need of a work permit.
Spouses of the doctors can also obtain immigration permission to work in Ireland.
Stamp 4 benefits the doctors by affording them the ability and right to work in Ireland in the absence of preconditions.
Stamp 4 Support Letter
Doctors who can qualify for this scheme, can complete the Stamp 4 support letter form and submit same to EPStamp4@enterprise.gov.ie noting to the department it is a Doctors Stamp 4 Request.
The applicant should also submit a recent payslip with the Stamp 4 Support Form.
Applications must be made between the 10th of March 2022 to the 29th of April 2022.
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