Contact Visas Division

Visas Division processes visa applications submitted to it directly, as well as those referred by Irish Embassies or Consulates worldwide.

Visas Division has 7 international offices. If your country is not listed, contact the Irish embassy or consulate nearest to you or head office in Dublin (below).

Visas Division Head Office (Dublin)

Visa Division Head Office
Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service
Department of Justice and Equality
13-14 Burgh Quay
Dublin 2
D02 XK70

Re-entry visas:

Online visa applications system (AVATS)

AVATS is INIS' online visa application system.

For help with AVATS, contact

Problems with a fully or partially completed online application

Describe your problem in detail. Emails that include the following information are answered more quickly, because we can isolate your application:

  • Visa Application/Transaction Number assigned to your application
  • Full name on the application
  • Date of birth
  • Nationality
  • Passport number


If you have questions, contact us.

Updated: 20 January 2017

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