Ireland's response to the Russian invasion of Ukraine

Information for people

The European Union (EU) has put in place a Temporary Protection Directive to allow Ukrainian citizens and others fleeing Ukraine to move through the EU as EU citizens.

If you are a Ukrainian citizen or if you are fleeing Ukraine, the Irish Government will help you when you arrive in Ireland.

You can find information below on the supports and services available while you are in Ireland.

Information for businesses

Your business may be affected by the sanctions the European Union has adopted in response to Russia’s military aggression against Ukraine or your business may wish to assist the humanitarian response through offers of employment, supplies or services.

You can find out more information on these measures and those supports that have since been made available to certain sectors of the economy below.