Ireland

Borders are open with restrictions.

Arriving people must complete a COVID-19 Passenger Locator Form at most 72 hours before departure.

This doesn’t apply to children under 18.

Passengers older than 11 entering or transiting through Ireland (Rep.) must have:

  • a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival;
  • a positive COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at least 11 days and at most 180 days before arrival; or
  • a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued at most 6 months before arrival; or
  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated with:
  • Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) at least 7 days before arrival; or
  • Covaxin, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Sinopharm (BIBP) or Sinovac at least 14 days before arrival; or
  • AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria) or Covishield at least 15 days before arrival.
  • A combination of vaccines is accepted.

More information can be found here.

The visa exemption for holders of a short-stay visa issued by the United Kingdom is temporarily suspended.

Residence permits issued by Ireland (Rep.) which have expired on or after 20 March 2020 are considered valid until 31 May 2022.

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