Irish no longer a requirement to join An Garda

The Cabinet has approved changes in the entry requirements for An Garda Siochana that will enable non-nationals to join the force.

Under the new rules applicants to join the force will no longer have to hold a qualification in Irish or English. Instead, they will have to be able to prove they are competent in two languages, at least one of which must be English or Irish.

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