IMPORTANT: Unfortunately, at this time, VisaHQ does not provide full service for business visas to Ireland. All applicants must apply in person at the nearest Embassy of Ireland
. Information below is for reference purposes only. Please address all questions to the Embassy of Ireland directly.
Original, signed Philippines passport with at least 6 months of remaining validity.
Passport-type photographs: 4
Itinerary. Copy of round trip tickets or itinerary.
Health Insurance. Proof of health insurance covering international travel.
Bank Statement. Copies of bank statements from the past 6 months.
Employment Letter. Copy of a letter from your employer on business letterhead, with contact details, stating that a leave of absence has been granted, purpose and duration of the trip, and that you will be returning to your current job. If you are self-employed, include a copy of your business license and tax return. For students, please submit an official letter from your school indicating that you are in good standing and that you are registered for the upcoming semester. If you are retired please submit proof of your retirement fund.
Hotel Reservations. Copy of confirmed hotel reservations.
Personal Letter. A personal letter from the applicant addressed to the Embassy of Ireland, explaining the purpose of the trip, dates of travel, cities to be visited, and place of accommodation.
A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in Ireland. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Ireland, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager (an equivalent to Vice-President or above). The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
• Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
• State the nature of the business to be conducted (ie. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in Ireland.
• Specity the type and desired validity of the visa (ie. a one year multiple entry business visa).