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Changes to rules for trainee accountants Stamp 1A - July 2019

New immigration arrangements for trainee accountants Stamp 1A have been published. The arrangements clarify the position with regard to the time allowed for trainee accountants to complete their qualifications, academic and professional progress, the rules regarding changing courses and work placements. Please note that training as an Accounting Technician in Ireland is not eligible under this scheme.

Immigration rules

The new rules clarify how a trainee accountant can pursue a professional accounting qualification, including:

  • Time allowed to complete a qualification
  • Academic progress
  • Changing courses
  • Work placements
  • Rules for accounting technicians

Download the documents "New arrangements for trainee accountants"" and the "FAQ's& FAQ's regarding new arrangements for trainee accountants" on stamp 1A to understand the new rules.



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Updated: 19 July 2019

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