About INIS

The Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service (INIS) was established in 2005 to provide a one-stop-shop for asylum, immigration, citizenship and visa services.


INIS approach to issues about immigration and asylum.


Information and data on aspects of INIS activity.


Statutory instruments and other legislation about immigration, asylum and citizenship.

Customer service

You can expect the best possible service and advice from INIS.

Freedom of information

How to access information about INIS activities.

How INIS works

INIS administers functions for the Minister for Justice and Equality.

INIS office

INIS mission statement

INIS oversees our government, European Union and international commitments.

Justice statue



If you have questions, contact us.

Updated: 4 October 2016

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