The man, who is in his 60s, was captured at a property in south Dublin on Friday night and taken to Tallaght garda install, Independent.ie has learned.
He was charged in connection with alleged sex offences that deduced place in the early 1990s.
The man was charged in the station and released on bail to plain in court on October 28.
Officers first received a complaint in April 2015 and the man was afterward arrested and questioned later that year.
The victim has claimed that she was sexual assaulted and sexually abused by the man when she was a child in a house in Dublin.
The suspect in the took place was not previously known to gardai and has no previous criminal convictions.
He is well-known in the locality because of his job as a travel instructor.