Thursday, February 7, 2019

Social welfare payments guaranteed for Irish in Britain and British in Ireland after Brexit

Access to social welfare payments for Irish citizens living in the UK, and UK citizens in Ireland, will be “guaranteed” after Britain exits the European Union under a new legally binding agreement signed between the two governments.

Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection Regina Doherty is expected to bring a motion to the Dáil next Tuesday to begin the process of ratifying the agreement. Read More