Required Documents and Procedure -All Applicants need to apply online the
following website:-http://www.visas.inis.gov.ie . A printed summary is received which directs
them to Embassy of Ireland, India in order to check the documentation
required. Once you have submitted your online application you will be
instructed to visit the website to pay the relevant visa application fee and
service charge(PAY YOUR VISA FEE/SERVICE
CHARGE)and book your
appointment at a visa application centre to submit the documentation relating
to your application(BOOK AN APPOINTMENT) and your biometric information.(BIOMETRIC SUBMISSION).Kindly read Checklist of Biometric
Exemptions. For more information on how to apply please
Printed and signed application summary from online application.
All applications must be lodged online.
Two recent passport sized colored photographs not more than 6
months old. Please see www.embassyofireland.in for details of photograph
requirements. If the submitted photograph does not meet these requirements it
will delay processing on your application.
Original Passport valid for at least 6 months after the intended
date of departure from Ireland following visits. Passport must have sufficient
space for a visa to be inserted, at least one empty page is required. If your
passport does not comply with the above your application will be returned to
you. A copy of biodata pages of your passport is required.
Full details of Medical / Travel Insurance for the stay duration
amounting to 30,000 Euros.
You should submit all previous passports along with a photocopy of
each page of all the passport(s) submitted. If you have been refused a visa for
any other country, details of this, preferably the original letter issued to
you by the authorities of that country, should be submitted. Concealment of
other visa refusals will result in your Irish visa application being refused.
Please enclose the original & one
photocopy of following documents. If photocopies are not submitted the
original will not be returned.
- An original valid Employment Permit/ Green Card/ Intra Company
Transfer issued by the Department of Enterprise, Trade & Employment.
- A written confirmation from the Department of Enterprise, Trade
& Employment that an Employment Permit/Green Card/Intra Company Transfer
will issue, or is not required.
- Appointment letter from Employer with signed Contract showing the
starting date, salary details and breakdown of duties.
- Evidence of qualifications in the field and references relevant to
- Recently issued Police Clearance Certificate or Observation in
- Please note that Applicants may be required to attend a personal
- All supporting documents must be original documents and in
English, or accompanied by a notarised translation.
- Applicants needs to come personally to submit application or
collect passport even if there is no biometrics required.
- Applicant can only visit visa application centre for submission
- Employment Visa applications are usually processed within 2 weeks
of receipt at the visa office in New Delhi, if all the required documentation
is in order.
- Please note that working days start from the day the application
is received by the Visa Office, Embassy of Ireland, New Delhi. These are
indicative processing times only; processing may take longer at certain times
of the year or depending on the complexity of the application.
Visa Fee Subject to Change.
Although the information on this website has been prepared with utmost care. However, regulations and requirements are subject to change.
Embassy/Consulate reserves the right to ask for additional documents or personal appearance for an interview in special cases. Submission of the above-mentioned documents does not guarantee that a visa is granted. Submission of incomplete documentation or refusal to appear for a special visa interview may result in the rejection of your application.