Non-EU, non-EEA & non-Swiss nationals
Use this calculator to check if you have enough reckonable residence in Ireland to apply for Irish citizenship by naturalisation.
UK, EU, EEA & Swiss nationals
The residency checking application has been made available as a general guide to assist applicants in checking if the statutory conditions relating to residency are satisfied and is provided without any express or implied warranty as to its accuracy or completeness.
Use of the application is at the user's risk.
The Department of Justice and Equality expressly disclaims all and any liability and responsibility to any person in respect of the consequences of anything done or omitted to be done by such person in reliance on the output of this residency checker guide.
The output of this guide does not constitute a decision on your residency
An official assessment of your reckonable residency is made when your application is lodged. Please note that if you do not satisfy the residency requirements, subject to the provisions of Sections 15A and 16 of the Irish Nationality and Citizenship Act, 1956, as amended, your application may be deemed ineligible and a new application will have to be submitted if and when you satisfy the conditions.