Check if you need an Irish visa

If you are a refugee, you may hold a 1951 Convention Travel Document. If you are stateless, you may hold a 1954 Convention Travel Document.

In some cases, you may have been issued a different travel document, eg by a national government.


6. What citizenship is your spouse, partner or family member?

5. What do you want to do in Ireland?

  • Join my spouse, partner or family member

4. How long do you want to stay in Ireland?

  • More than 3 months

3. What country issued you with your travel document?

  • You need a visa for Ireland based on the country that issued your travel document

2. What travel document do you have (if any)?

  • 1951 Convention Travel Document ie refugee

1. What nationality is shown on your passport or travel document?

  • Refugee or stateless






If you have questions, contact us.

Updated: 20 January 2017

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