Welcome to CIPD Ireland


The CIPD is the professional body for HR and people development. Our CIPD Ireland website provides information on our activities, events and other networking opportunities across seven regional branches in the Republic of Ireland, as well as how to become a member to take advantage of our online business and employment law resources.


New on the CIPD Ireland Website

CIPD responds to EU Referendum ‘leave’ decision and what it may mean for the world of work

Comments by Mary Connaughton, Director for Ireland, CIPD, in response to the ‘leave’ decision in the EU Referendum.

Employee contracts and handbooks

We've recently updated our factsheet on employee contracts and handbooks.

CIPD Ireland Conference and Workshop, 15-16 June 2016, Croke Park

CIPD Ireland Director Mary Connaughton reviews 'Shaping engagement and well-being to improve performance' the CIPD Ireland Conference held in Croke Park on 15 June 2016.

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Paternity benefit - at last!

Find out how the introduction of paid paternity leave in Ireland from September 2016 will affect HR professionals.

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CIPD Ireland in your Region

Find out about events in your region and network with local colleagues on social media.

Regional Events

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Networking in your region

Network online with your local CIPD Ireland Region

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European Developments

Find out about EU level developments of interest to Irish HR and L&D professionals