Virtual Embassy - Useful Links
News28 May 2020
Thank you for joining our Virtual Embassy broadcast on Facebook Live. If you missed it, you can rewatch it on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/IrelandEmbUAE/
We have collated a list of useful contacts and links to enable you to find out more information on topics discussed.
For general enquiries on passport or consular services please us the Contact Us form on our website.
Visas to Ireland
All queries on visa requirements to enter Ireland should be directed to visa team by completing a Contact Us Form at the end of the page.
Public Health Passenger Locator Form
The Irish Health Authorities require anyone coming into Ireland, apart from Northern Ireland, to self-isolate for 14 days, upon arrival, and it is mandatory to complete a Public Health Passenger Locator Form to this effect. Exemptions are in place for providers of essential supply chain services such as hauliers, pilots and maritime staff.
Self-isolation in Ireland
Check the Irish Health Service COVID-19 Advice Page for full information on these requirements.
Citizens Information - Ireland
More Information on returning to Ireland during Covid-19.
Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship (ICA)
All queries on UAE residency visas and returning to the UAE should be direceted to the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship (ICA).
Helpline: 0097123128867 or 0097123128865
Approval to return to the UAE
UAE residents must obtain permission to return to the UAE from the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship (ICA). Applications for ICA approval should be made through the UAE Residents Entry Permission service.
Irish Passport Renewals
The processing of passport applications in Ireland is currently suspended, with the exception of simple online renewals.
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