Application Processing Timeframes

Vetting timelines

The vetting process may take up to 4 weeks, so applicants are advised to apply for registration at least 12 weeks in advance of their planned return to (or commencement of) teaching.

Registration timelines for teachers qualified in Ireland

The registration process may take up to 6-8 weeks depending on the time of year. You are advised to apply for registration in advance of your planned return to or commencement of teaching.

Registration timelines for teachers qualified outside of Ireland

The assessment and registration process may take up to 12 weeks depending on the time of year. You are advised to apply in advance of your planned return to or commencement of teaching.