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?
- I was born on the island of Ireland, including Northern Ireland
- I was not born on the island of Ireland, including Northern Ireland
1. When were you born?
Note: This tool is for guidance only. Read the Irish Nationality and Citizenship Acts to check your entitlement to citizenship.