Ireland is strategically located
with easy access to the important markets in Europe, US and the Middle
Ireland is the only English
speaking country in the Euro-zone and provides easy access to a market
of 500 million people.
Largest exporters of pharmaceutical
and software-related goods and services in the world.
Other Exports include agro-food,
cattle, beef, dairy products, and aluminum. Ireland's major imports
include data processing equipment, chemicals, petroleum and petroleum
products, textiles, and clothing.
Capital City: Dublin
Population: 5 million
Start-Up Entrepreneur Intro
The Irish Government established
the Programme in 2012 to stimulate productive investment in Ireland
Allows Non- EEA nationals, with
proven record of success, to set up a high potential Start-Up Business
Start up capital requirement
as low as €75,000 (Approximately Rs. 52 lakhs)
Visa for 2 years, extended for
another 3 years
PR after 5 years in Ireland
Allows you to take your family
& PR for Family members too
No past business experience
Have valid form of financial
backing of not less that €75,000 (own or Business loan).
Finances to be maintained in
the account for at least 3 months and should be transferable anytime.
The business proposal* must
be strong and should be a high potential start-up.
The proposal should project
big Enterprise that can realize a sale of 1 million Euros and create
10 jobs in 3-4 years of start-up.
Service to International market
related proposals are considered.
Meet the health and character
Retail, personal services and
hospitality is not allowed.
Basic Features of this Visa
Low investment. Funds of only
approx. Rs.52 Lakhs to be shown
Initial visa for 2 years, which
can be renewed for 3 more years.
Long Term Residence for 5 years,
provided the business is still operational and the applicant is earning
a living without being a burden on the State.
No employment requirement will
exist for the first two years and neither shall the business be required
to be profitable at renewal stage.