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Visa Processing Times and Weekly Decision Reports

Visa Processing Times

Processing times for fully complete visa applications submitted to the Irish Visa Office, Ankara are as follows:

Visa Category

Processing Time

Business and Employment Related Visas

7 working days

Long Stay Employment Visas

7 working days

Visit and other Short Stay Visa

2-3 weeks

Long Stay Visas

6 months

Study Visas

4 weeks


6-8 weeks

Weekly Decision Report

Each week, a report detailing all decisions made in the previous week at the visa office Ankara is posted to this page.

This information is hosted on behalf of the responsible authority, Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service, to whom any enquiries should be directed.

Please use your unique online application number to search these reports for your decision: