Check if you are an Irish citizen by birth or descent

You may be an Irish citizen (or entitled to citizenship) based on when and where you, your parents or your grandparents/great-grandparents were born - or for how long your parents lived in Ireland before your birth.


2. Where were you born?

1. When were you born?

  • On or before 31 December 2004



Note: This tool is for guidance only. Read the Irish Nationality and Citizenship Acts to check your entitlement to citizenship.



If you have questions, contact us.

Updated: 20 December 2016

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