Hello Folks

 Due to Covid restrictions, the office will be open only on Wednesdays

(and some Thursdays dependent on the latest Government Advice and Client demand) and only by appointment.

Appointments, which must be pre-booked, are available at 10, 11, 12, 13.30 and 14.30.

To book an appointment please email, or text

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At other times we are working remotely from home and are available by email and phone/text.

The Office phone number is 0656822026 and there is an answer machine service.

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LATEST NEWS

COVID UPDATE August 2020

There are a significant tightening of  key restrictions for the next three and a half weeks to September 13th.

Because the spread of the virus is increasing across a wide range of settings these restrictions will impact on most of us.

It is advised that:

  • all businesses should continue to facilitate remote working where possible.
  • all visits to homes will be limited to 6 people from outside the home and from no more than three households both indoors and outdoors
  • other gatherings will be limited to 15 people
  • restaurants and cafes, including pubs operating as restaurants, can remain open but with mandatory restrictions on closing times of 11.30 pm
  • sport events and matches will revert to “behind closed doors” with strict avoidance of social gatherings before and after events
  • indoor and outdoor training should follow the 6 indoor and 15 outdoor guidance
  • public transport should be avoided where possible
  • in the context of private transport, the wearing of face masks is advised where households are mixed.
  • all state bodies with responsibility for monitoring, inspection and compliance will intensify activities on an integrated basis
  • fresh advice will be issued to people over 70 or who are medically vulnerable to limit their interactions to a very small network for short periods, to avoid public transport where possible and to shop during designated hours.

The government agreed today to finalise and publish a Roadmap for Resilience and Recovery before September 13th.

 

Immigration Office Appointments

For appointments with Immigration Officer for card renewals and registration please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Appointments will be September at the earliest.

IMPORTANT NOTICE:  STAGED RESUMPTION OF SERVICES IN LINE WITH ROADMAP FOR EASING OF COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

The International Protection Office (IPO) is resuming services for participants in the protection processin line with Ireland’s roadmap for the easing of Covid-19 restrictions.It has adapted its procedures and premises in line with the HSE and NPHET guidelines in order to safely resumeservices.

  • Opening Hours: The opening hours for Reception at the International Protection Office,Timberlay House, 79-83 Lower Mount Street, Dublin 2 are11am to 2pm Monday to Friday.
  • Protection Interviews:  Protection interviews recommenced on 20 July 2020, starting with those whose interviews had to be postponed due to the Covid-19 public health emergency.  All applicants scheduled for interview will be written to individually with their new interview dates.  Please note the revised procedures set out in the interview letter to ensure the safety of applicants and of staff in the IPO.  Nobody should attend for interview who is feeling unwell or has current medical advice to self-isolate or cocoon.
  • IPO2 Questionnaires:  Applicants with outstanding IPO 2 questionnaires are asked to complete and return the questionnaire as soon as possible please.  In light of the current circumstances, the IPO will accept electronically completed questionnaires from applicants once they are signed and submitted in hard copy.
  • Temporary Residence Certificates:  Applicants with TRCs due for renewal between 27 March and 20 August 2020 should contact IPO Customer Services at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to confirm your current address.

 

The International Protection Office continues to deal with correspondence received but, due to ongoing public health measures, may not be in a position to respond within normal timeframes.

Further updates will be provided in due course. 

28 July 2020

 

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