Payment to Take On Apprentices

10 August 2020 

The July Jobs Stimulus measures announced Thursday 23 July by Government include supports for apprenticeship employers who take on apprentices on all national apprenticeship programmes.

Employers will be eligible for a €3,000 payment for each new apprentice who is registered between the period 01 March and 31 December 2020. €2,000 per apprentice is payable at the point of registration. A further €1,000 is payable in 2021 for each apprentice retained on their apprenticeship.