We do not provide services for this country.

IRELAND VISAS:

The following nationals DO NOT require a visa for Ireland:
Ireland Rep, Andorra, Antigua & Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Croatia, Czech Rep, Denmark, Dominica, El Salvador, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Hong Kong (S.A.R. passport holders), Iceland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kiribati, Korea (South), Lesotho, Liechenstein, Macao (S.A.R. passport holders), Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Monaco, Nauru, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Samoa, San Marino, Seychelles, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Spain, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & Grenadines, Swaziland, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Tuvalu, United States, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Vatican City & Venezuela

  IRELAND visa service & travel information

WE DO NOT PROVIDE SERVICES FOR THIS COUNTRY

IRELAND VISAS:

The following nationals DO NOT require a visa for Ireland:
Ireland Rep, Andorra, Antigua & Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Croatia, Czech Rep, Denmark, Dominica, El Salvador, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Hong Kong (S.A.R. passport holders), Iceland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kiribati, Korea (South), Lesotho, Liechenstein, Macao (S.A.R. passport holders), Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Monaco, Nauru, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Samoa, San Marino, Seychelles, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Spain, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & Grenadines, Swaziland, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Tuvalu, United States, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Vatican City & Venezuela

IRELAND TRANSIT VISAS:

Transit visas for Ireland are required by all except those as noted above and those continuing their journey to a third country by the same or first connecting aircraft within 24 hours without leaving the airport, provided holding confirmed onward tickets & documentation for their onward journey (except nationals of Afghanistan, Albania, Congo Cuba, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Ghana, Iran, Iraq, Lebanon, Moldova, Montenegro, Nigeria, Serbia & Somalia, Sri Lanka, & Zimbabwe)

IRELAND HEALTH:

Participants of the European Health Insurance Card (EHIC scheme) which allows visitors on short-term stays to other member countries to use the public health care sector for free or reduced-cost medical treatment and emergency care.

There are currently no compulsory vaccinations required.

Recommended immunisations: Tetanus & Polio.

IRELAND WEATHER:

Mild summers and cool winters with rainfall evenly spread throughout the year. The west being the wettest area, with the east and south enjoying the most sunshine. Due to the influence of the Gulf Stream, winters tend to be reasonably mild with little snow

FURTHER INFORMATION FOR IRELAND:

Location of Ireland: Europe
Local Time in Ireland: GMT
Capital City of Ireland: Dublin
Population of Ireland: 4 million
Language(s) spoken in Ireland: English, Irish
Dialling Code for Ireland: 353
Emergency numbers in Ireland: Police, Fire & Ambulance: 999 or 112
Driving in Ireland: Driving is on the left. European license, Pink UK license or International Driving Permit required
Electricity in Ireland: 220V AC 50Hz
Currency of Ireland: Euro (EUR 1 = 100 Cents)
Notes: EUR: 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, 500
Coins: EUR: 1, 2. Cents: 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50
Credit Cards/Travellers Cheques: Credit cards and travellers cheques are widely accepted
Opening Hours in Ireland:
Bank: 1000-1600 Mon-Fri
Office: 0900-1700 Mon-Fri
Shops: 0900-1730 Mon-Sat (larger stores & shopping centres open late Thur-Fri evenings & 1400-1800 Sun)
Hints for Ireland: Business is conducted in English, many executives speak a second language. Smoking is banned in all public places. On social occasions, punctuality is appreciated. Dress as for business meetings unless otherwise indicated. The minimum drinking age is 18 years
Tipping in Ireland: Not necessary when a service charge has been added to the bill. Discretionary tips in restaurants & for taxis around 10%
Hotel Classification in Ireland: The tourism authority in Ireland has subcontracted the official registration, assessment and classification of accommodation to a third-party contractor but retains ultimate responsibility for ensuring standards meet visitor and tour-operator needs. In order to use the titles "hotel", "aparthotel", "apartments" etc, which are all registered words in Ireland, establishments must register with Failte, Ireland. However it is not obligatory for establishments to be classified. Those properties which do choose to be classified are graded using the standard 1-star up to 5-star system. Guesthouses are classified from 1-star up to 4-star. Those hotels which choose to remain unclassified, for whatever reason, are officially graded as "U" for "unclassified" and are shown here as having no classification.
Import Allowances for Ireland: For persons of 17 years of age or older:
Travellers entering from non-EU countries (including Canary Islands, Channel Islands & Gibraltar):
200 cigarettes or 100 cigarillos or 50 cigars or 250gr of tobacco
1 lit of spirits of more than 22° proof or 2 lit of up to 22° proof
2 lit of still wines
50gr of perfume & 250mls of eau de toilette
Other goods to the value of EUR 175 (EUR 90 for travellers under 15 years)
Travellers entering from EU countries (goods obtained duty & tax paid - guidance levels):
800 cigarettes, 400 cigarillos, 200 cigars & 1 kg of tobacco,
10 lit of spirits of more than 22° proof
20 lit of fortified wine up to 22° proof
90 lit of wine (of which, a max of 60 lit of sparkling wine) & 110 lit of beer
Prohibited/Restricted in Ireland: Any meat or poultry products, milk products or raw vegetables, Firearms and ammunition

Airports in Ireland:

Cork International (ORK)
Donegal (CFN)
Dublin (DUB)
Shannon (SNN)

For further information, please contact: 

UK Tourist Office
Tourism Ireland
Nations House, 103 Wigmore Street
London, W1U 1QS
tel: +44 20 7518 0800, 0800 039 7000
fax: +44 20 7493 9065
e-mail: info.gb@tourismireland.com
website: www.tourismireland.com 

EMBASSY

Embassy of Ireland
Passport & Visa Office
Montpelier House, 106 Brompton Road
London, SW3 1JJ
tel: +44 20 7225 7700
fax: +44 20 7225 7777/8
e-mail: ir.embassy@lineone.net
hours: 0930-1630 (Mon-Fri) passports, 1000-1200 (Mon-Fri) visas

 
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