The Department of Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation and the Irish Naturalization & Immigration Service have announced processing time delays for the following:

  • Employment permit processing times have increased by two to four weeks than normal.
  • Employment permit applications filed under the Trusted Partner Initiative processing times have increased by one to three weeks than normal.
  • Atypical Working Scheme applications processing times have increased from one week to approximately three weeks.
  • Processing times may also have been affected for visa applications submitted to the Irish consular post.

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.