Rights of residence in Ireland
EEA nationals have the right to travel to Ireland and do not require a residence permit to remain here. There are however some limits on these rights.
Foreign nationals who move to Ireland may be entitled to bring their family to live with them.
Description of how non-EEA nationals may be granted permission to remain that allows them to live in Ireland.
There are various types of residence rights or permission to remain that allow non-EEA nationals to live in Ireland.
Information about registration of non-EEA nationals and Irish Residence Permits (formerly known as GNIB cards)
Special scheme for non-EU national students who held a valid student permission between 1 January 2005 to 31 December 2010. The scheme is open for 3 months - from 15 October 2018 to 20 January 2019.
Frequently asked questions on residence rights in Ireland
The UK leaves the European Union on 31 January 2020. This document outlines the rights of UK citizens to live and work in Ireland during the transition period and beyond.