Prescription Charges Reduced for Over 70’s With Medical Card

Changes to prescription charges announced in Budget 2017 came into effect this month. From 1 March 2017, the prescription charge for medical card holders over the age of 70 has been reduced from €2.50 to €2 per item and the monthly maximum charge has been reduced to €20. For all other medical card holders the […]
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Minimum Wage Ireland 2017

Minimum Wage  Ireland 2017 The Minimum Wage in Ireland increased to €9.25 an hour on 1st January 2017. The previous  headline minimum wage rate in 2016 was €9.15 an hour  (Details of 2016 Min Wage Here). There are lower rates for younger and less experienced workers. These are the  hourly minimum rates of pay that […]
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