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All of our public offices will be open to the public from 10am to 1pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday (14/15/17 April). Our public offices will be closed on Monday and Thursday. These are emergency temporary measures and our opening hours will be kept under review.
 

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information for Employers and Employees

Information for employers, employees and the self-employed relating to COVID-19 (Coronavirus).

 

Intreo - the public employment service

A guide to Intreo - a single point of contact for all employment and income supports.

 

Short Time Work Support

Short Time Work Support is a form of Jobseeker’s Benefit and an income support payment if you have been temporarily placed on a shorter working week.


About us

To promote active participation and inclusion in society through the framework of employment rights and the provision of income supports, employment services and other services.

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Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection
Address: Áras Mhic Dhiarmada, Store Street, D01 WY03
Phone numbers: 01 704 3000
Emails: info@welfare.ie

Press Office (Media Enquiries Only)
Address: Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection, Áras Mhic Dhiarmada, Store Street, D01 WY03
Phone numbers: 01 704 3860, 01 704 3847, 01 704 3184
Emails: press.office@welfare.ie

DEASP Income Support Helpline for COVID-19
Phone numbers: 1890 800 024