Coronavirus Advice

What have the Irish government defined as an essential supply chain worker?

The Irish government have defined the following as essential supply chain workers.


These workers can continue to travel from GB to Ireland during the general travel ban that is currently in place until 8th January 2021.

Maritime and Shipping

1. Ship Master
2. Deck Officers
3. Engineering Officers and ETOs
4. Deck Ratings
5. Engine Ratings
6. Pursers
7. Hotel/Catering Ratings
8. Cleaners
9. Contracted technicians
10. Marine Pilot


Road Haulage

11. HGV Drivers and/or persons holding an EU Annex 3 International Transport Worker Certificate