Ireland: Foreign graduates eligible for new distinguishing stamp

A new immigration stamp – Stamp 1G - is available for foreign graduates who are authorized to work under the Third Level Graduate Scheme, according to an announcement by the Immigration Naturalisation and Immigration Service.

Previously, graduates who applied under the Third Level Graduate Scheme were granted a Stamp 2, which was the same stamp for all non-European Economic Area (EEA) graduates, regardless of whether or not they were eligible to work.

Ireland: In-person re-entry visa applicants must use new online appointment system

Foreign nationals filing re-entry visa applications in person in Dublin must now book an appointment online and can no longer walk in without an appointment.  This service replaces the previous queuing and ticketing system at the Re-entry Visa Public Office in Dublin, located at Burgh Quay.