Permission to join an Irish citizen family member
Apply for permission to join a family member who is an Irish citizen as described below. The Policy Document on non-EEA Family Reunification (PDF 330KB) describes the criteria by which your application will be reviewed.
Join your husband, wife or civil partner
Join your long term, de facto partner
Apply for De Facto Partnership Immigration Permission.
A de facto relationship means you and your partner are not married, but are both committed to a shared life together to the exclusion of all others, ie as if you were married.
Remain with your child who is an Irish citizen
Join another family member
Apply based on the rules described in the Policy document on non-EEA family reunification (PDF 330KB).
Read a longer description about how to apply.