Ireland is strategically located with easy access to the important markets in Europe, US and the Middle East.
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 is required
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 requirements.
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.
Past Business Experience is not required.
Family visa for spouse/partner and children.
List of High potential start-up business
Healthcare, Medical and Pharmaceuticals industries