Renew Stamp 0 based on being the elderly, dependent relative of a family member in Ireland

To remain in Ireland lawfully when your current Stamp 0 expires, you must renew your immigration permission by applying to Residence Division (Unit 2) by letter.

You want to renew Stamp 0 as a dependent relative. Change your answers

Confirm your expiry date

The expiry date for your current immigration permission & registration is shown in your passport and on your Certificate of Registration (GNIB card).

To apply for a renewal, you must visit a registration office within the 2 week period before expiry.

If you do not renew in time, future applications could be affected by gaps in your immigration record. In some circumstances, you may have to leave the country.

Help & information

Residence Division (Unit 2)
Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service
Department of Justice and Equality
13-14 Burgh Quay
Dublin 2
D02 XK70




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Updated: 5 September 2016

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