Business expansion
Location of affected unit(s)
Ireland, UK and Australia
Arts / Entertainment
Arts, Entertainment And Culture
Gambling And Betting Activities
92 - Gambling and betting activities

1,440 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
17 November 2010
Employment effect (start)
18 November 2010
Foreseen end date
29 November 2013


Irish bookmaker Paddy Power has announced the creation of 1,440 new jobs in Ireland, UK and Australia. Some 500 new jobs will be created in Ireland (mainly at its headquarters in Tallaght) and another 810 jobs will be created in the UK to expand Paddy Power's retail network. Outside Europe, 130 jobs will be created in Australia where Paddy Power is the number one online corporate bookmaker. All jobs are expected to be created by the end of 2013.


  • 17 November 2010: Paddy Power announcement
  • 17 November 2010: BBC Website


Eurofound (2010), Paddy Power, Business expansion in World, factsheet number 71190, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/71190.