Please note that as there no requirement for a licence or permit to provide services as a tour guide in Ireland, the information below given is for general information purposes only.
The Approved Tourist Guides of Ireland (ATGI) is the professional association of Tourist Guides who are approved by Fáilte Ireland.
While there is no requirement for a licence, it is advisable to note for anyone providing a service as a tour guide in Ireland including establishing a place of business in Ireland or providing a service without establishing in Ireland, would have to comply with Irish law (i.e. tax etc).
If you are a tourist guide who is looking to provide services in Ireland, you may obtain further information in the about us section and the membership section of the Approved Tourist Guides of Ireland website in the links below.
Please find the contact details for the Approved Tourist Guides of Ireland here.