Checklist

Be Prepared.  Do as much research as possible before you go.

Buy a return ticket so you can come home if things don’t work out.

Check online for job vacancies and local rent prices so you‘ll know what to expect.

Bring contact details for family or friends in your country of destination.

Make sure you can use your Irish bank cards.

Use credit cards, ATM cards and travellers cheques rather than cash.

Bring sufficient funds to support yourself until you find a job and have access to money for unplanned or unexpected circumstances.

Bring medical prescriptions and medical records if you need regular medication or have an existing medical condition.

Leave your contact details with friends and family in Ireland.

For further information before you go contact:

ChecklistLuton Irish Forum
Kathleen Connolly House
102 Hitchin Road
Luton
UK
LU2 0ES
Tel: 01582 720 447
Mobile: 07934 442 861 [Oncall]
Fax: 01582 415 002
Email: info@lutonirishforum.org
Facebook: www.facebook.com/LutonIrish/
Web: www.lutonirishforum.org

Crosscare
Cathedral Street
Dublin 1
Email: migrantproject@crosscare.ie
Facebook: www.facebook.com/irish.migrant
Web: www.migrantproject.ie/index.php/contacts-us
Tel: +353 (0)1 873 2844

 

Online selfhelp from Citizens Advice: https://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/

 

 See Also:

 

– Irish Passport Applications
– Importing a Vehicle