Residency Calculation :
Standard Adult: 5 Year
Spouse of Irish Citizen / Section 16 waiver application: 3 year
NB: You may not enter stamp periods prior to as they are not reckonable based on your application date.
Enter stamps in chronological order starting with the earliest "Date From".
Do not enter stamps with an expiry date earlier than the expiry date of a previously entered stamp.
Only enter qualifying stamps e.g. Stamp 1, Stamp 4. This page sets out what periods qualify as reckonable residency.
The residency checking application has been made available a general guide to assist applicants in checking if the Statutory conditions relating to residency are satisfied and is provided without any express or implied warranty as to its accuracy or completeness.
The output of this guide does not constitute a decision on your residency. An official assessment of your reckonable residency is made when your application is lodged. Please note that if you do not satisfy the residency requirements, subject to the provisions of Sections 15A and 16 of the Irish Nationality and Citizenship Act, 1956, as amended, your application may be deemed ineligible and a new application will have to be submitted if and when you satisfy the conditions.