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I am resident in the UK and require a visa to travel to Ireland: how do I apply?

Step 1: Check the our guide to applying for a visa under Visas for Ireland for information on the supporting documents required, processing timeframes, processing fee, photo requirements and other useful information.

Step 2: Complete your online application - there is a link to the online application service on the visa pages of the Embassy website ("Visas for Ireland"). Remember to click on the "Submit" option once you have completed your application.

Step 3: Print down the two page summary sheet and sign it beneath the declaration on the second page. The "Print" option is available once you have clicked the "Submit" option.

Step 4: Check that you have all of the documentation required to support your application. Submit your summary sheet, current passport, passport photo and all of the required supporting documentation to the Visa Office.