VISA IRLANDE Application


No need for a visa for the French, an ID is enough.

For other nationalities, check if you need a visa: here

Any visa application begins by filling the form online at

Then the consulate will give you the documents to provide for your file to be accepted.

Consular delay

Variable delay of up to 8 weeks

(Note: in addition to the delivery times)

Documents to provide

All documents must be in English or translated into English.

The first step to any visa application is to fill out the online form at

  • Original passport, valid at least 6 months after return
  • 2 recent color photos
  • Letter explaining in detail the reasons for the stay in Iralnde
  • Detailed letter on the company's head in Ireland, signed and stamped, indicating the dates of stay and duration of the unpaid internship
  • If you are a scholarship holder:
  • Accommodation:

- If you are staying with a relative or friend in Ireland: Provide a dated and signed invitation letter from the person who receives you at home, with his / her address mentioned on the letter. This letter must confirm that you will stay at this address for the duration of your stay (the letter must be less than 4 weeks old at the time of the visa application) + copy of your passport or sjour card if that person Is not Irish

- If you are staying at the hotel, youth hostel or B & B: Provide a personal reservation confirmation, including the address and the exact dates of the stay (only the originals are accepted)

  • Original bank statements of the last 6 months preceding the visa application and showing sufficient funds to cover the expenses. The records must be originals,
  • Copy of the last 3 pay slips

All types of visas

  • Original passport valid 6 months after the return date + copy
  • Original residence card + copy or visa back to France
  • Original invitation letter from your correspondent

+ All documents requested when registering on the website

Consular fees

60 € for an entrance

100 € for several entries

(Free for Diplomatic and Service Passports)

Further information

Embassy of Ireland

12 avenue Foch

75116 Paris

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Opening hours of the Consulate:

From 9am to 12pm