Employment Law


The Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment in Ireland is charged with promoting fairness and efficiency in the labour market and with protecting the rights of employees to a safe and healthy workplace.

Many publications are available from the Department including:

  • The Guide to Labour Law
  • Organisation of the Working Time Act
  • Guide to National Minimum Wage Act 2000

More Information is available by visiting the Department of Enterprise Trade and Employment web site : www.enterprise.gov.ie/en/ or by calling the department on: 01-631 3131.