COVID-19 in Ireland

Social and employment consequences of the COVID-19 in Ireland

Industrial relations in Ireland

  • National trade union confederation
    • ICTU Irish Congress of Trade Unions
  • Trade union-related research institute (member of the TURI network):
    • NERI Nevin Economic Research Institute

The state of pension reforms

Strikes: latest developments and data

Latest EU Commission documents for Ireland

The state of labour market reforms

  • Background summary
    • The main developments in labour regulation in recent years include new legislation on the right to bargain collectively and reforming sectoral wage-setting mechanisms. New legislation also reformed the institutional framework that regulates Irish industrial relations and employment, creating a new body that merges the functions of five bodies. The national minimum wage was also increased on 1 January 2016, its first rise above its 2007 level. Read more.