Effective September 30, 2015, the Garda National Immigration Bureau (GNIB) in Burgh Quay, Dublin, is implementing organizational changes to reduce the queuing time for applicants seeking to register their immigration status.

What Are The Changes?

  • New registrations at the GNIB will be dealt with on Monday and Tuesday only;
  • Registration renewals (for those who have an existing GNIB card) will be dealt with Wednesday to Friday only;
  • Additional staff resources are being deployed to deal with registrations;
  • An on-line booking system for re-entry visas is being finalized. Re-entry visa applications are submitted to the Irish Naturalization and Immigration Service (INIS) at the GNIB office in Dublin.

Please note that this is general information only and not intended as advice on a specific matter. Please feel free to contact Fakhoury Global Immigration directly with questions exclusive to your situation. This news alert may have been prepared using information from Peregrine Immigration Management, which is licensed to Fakhoury Global Immigration.