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So far ISD has created 12 blog entries.

Emergency Return Of Passports

2020-07-01T22:31:35+00:00July 1st, 2020|

As per earlier communications, applicants are asked not to submit passports/application forms, this still remains the case. Due to the need to maintain social distancing in the workplace, passports received after the 27th March have as yet not been verified.The vast bulk of Citizenship staff are remote working, the verification of passports cannot be performed remotely [...]

Citizenship Ceremony Update – COVID-19

2020-05-25T11:55:03+00:00May 22nd, 2020|

The Department of Justice and Equality wishes to advise that due to the current Covid-19 Pandemic the citizenship ceremonies scheduled for Friday 3rd July 2020 at the Killarney Convention Centre in Killarney, Co. Kerry are postponed. ISD officials are currently exploring alternative options that protect public health, comply with current restrictions and guidelines and ensure [...]

Travel and Coronavirus: Arriving to Ireland from another country

2020-05-25T11:55:24+00:00April 29th, 2020|

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade advises against all non-essential travel overseas. This includes Great Britain but does not apply to Northern Ireland. At this point, air traffic into and out of the State has reduced very significantly as airlines scale back on operations. The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade advises against all [...]

COVID-19 Update – June 12 2020

2020-06-12T09:26:21+00:00April 3rd, 2020|

The current situation is kept under constant review and the most up-to-date information can be found on the the INIS website. A detailed FAQ document has issued and will be updated from time to time, please refer to this document in the first instance before contacting the Citizenship office at this time. You can find [...]