Visas and permission to enter Ireland

Visa requirements for entering Ireland
Citizens of certain countries need a valid Irish entry visa before they arrive in Ireland. Find out whether you need a visa to enter Ireland.

Permission to enter Ireland
All non-EEA nationals need permission to enter Ireland, even if they are not required to have a visa to enter Ireland.

Visas for tourists visiting Ireland
Tourists from certain countries require visas if they wish to enter Ireland. Find out more.

Student visas to study in Ireland
People from certain countries who wish to study in Ireland require visas. Find out more.

Visas for people visiting Ireland on business
Certain people who wish to travel to Ireland for business purposes require visas. Find out more.