PFA Ireland is the sole representative organisation for all professional and semi-professional players playing in the FAI League of Ireland

PFA Ireland is a democratic, player-driven organisation. Equality and solidarity are key concepts

FIFA recognises FIFPro as the sole representative of the players, all players' Associations affiliated to FIFPro, therefore PFA Ireland is recognised by the FAI as an independent players' association

PFA Ireland are committed to ensuring that its members are afforded the opportunity to develop their full potential in a professional and supportive environment

PFA Ireland aims to assist its members who are disengaged in seeking employment

League of Ireland players who are members of PFA Ireland are affiliated to FIFPro who by extension are also guaranteed of the support of other players' Associations in other countries

PFA Ireland will endeavour to have representation on all cases brought before a Dispute Resolution Chamber (DRC)

The PFAI pursues equal rights and obligations for all its members

The PFAI takes an exceptionally critical attitude to any form of transfer system for professional players

The PFAI advocates a correct balance between labour legislation and the specific characteristics of football as a sport

The PFAI makes no distinction on the basis of nationality, religion, political convictions or gender. The PFAI is against all forms of racism and violence and will oppose these at all times

The doping problem requires further consultation. Testing procedures must be reliable and uniform. In case of sanctions, consideration should be taken of personal circumstances and decisions should be  taken on the basis of an individual case management. Sanctions should not be disproportionate

The PFAI respects and protects both the individual and collective image rights of players