Ireland: Transfer of Immigration Processing to Dublin

Key Points  

  • Ireland will transfer processing functions in Cork and Limerick to its Dublin office for immigration  


The government of Ireland introduced changes to the submission process of immigration permissions for non-EU/EEA/Swiss nationals residing in Cork and Limerick beginning 8 July 2024. These changes include the following:  

  • First-time registrations for individuals residing in these counties will be registered at the Burgh Quay Registration Office in Dublin; 
  • Applications for renewal of permission can be submitted using the Immigration Service Delivery (ISD) online renewal portal 

Looking Ahead  

Continue to check the government of Ireland’s website and Envoy Global’s website for the latest updates and information.  

Employers continue to explore and deploy new strategies to access global talent. Explore Envoy Global’s 2024 U.S. Immigration Trends Reports for insights on immigration and global mobility in 2024.  

Content in this publication is for informational purposes only and not intended as legal advice, nor should it be relied on as such. For additional information on the issues discussed, consult an attorney at Corporate Immigration Partners, P.C., or another qualified professional of your choosing. On non-U.S. immigration issues, consult your Envoy representative, or another qualified representative of your choosing.