How to Get a Short Stay Medical Treatment, Religious, Lay Volunteer Visa for Ireland

Ireland Short Stay Medical Treatment Religious Visa

Ireland Short Stay Medical Treatment Religious Visa

If you’re thinking about going to Ireland for a short stay (less than 90 days) for medical treatment, religious or volunteer purposes, you are going to need to get the Short Stay Visa for Medical Treatment, Religious, or Lay Volunteer purposes.

Go to my Ireland visa page for information on other types of visas for Ireland.

I’ll break everything down for you below about how to go about getting these types of visas.

Find your closest consulate
  • If you’re inside the U.S., click here to find which consulate has responsibility over your State.
  • If you’re outside of the U.S.: Click here.
Gather documentation

The official list of requirement is here at the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service.

Visa fee
Submit materials
  • Submit your required materials from Step 2 and visa fee from Step 3 to the embassy or consulate you found in Step 1.
  • Each consulate or embassy will have different submission instructions. Check out the website of the consulate or embassy you found in Step 1.
Receive your visa

Congratulations!  The Embassy or Consulate of Ireland will give to you your brand new Ireland visa.

Vaccination information

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