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I have a misdemeanor criminal record order violation (no

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I have a misdemeanor criminal record for court order violation (no contact order) in US from 2012 that I got sentenced for 9 months (spend 6.5) for.
Can I work in Ireland with that record? If yes, what documents would they require from me?
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Republic of Ireland Law
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Customer: replied 4 months ago.
I basically have a job internal transfer in my company to either Australia or Ireland. For Australia, they require a full FBI criminal check along with a criminal check with every country I stayed in for over a year. This would take me almost 9-10 months to collect which makes Australia not an option for me.Does Ireland have the same requirements or just declaring my convictions is enough? And for the conviction I mentioned above, would that be any problem with Ireland?
Expert:  Daniel Mifsud replied 4 months ago.

Australian law, you were in jail for this offence?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
for 6.5 months. I am not looking for Australian law, I am asking about Ireland law. To be more specific:1- Does Ireland care about minor misdemeanor offenses done in US? Basically a court order violation?
2- If they don't care and I disclosed that info in my visa application. Would they ask me to provide a background check from FBI or similar entity or they would just take my declaration as is without further asking for more documents?
Customer: replied 4 months ago.

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