Join Family Visa, Partner or Spouse

Join Family Visa. If you wish to apply for a visa as a family member of an EU citizen exercising or planning to exercise their free movement rights under Directive 2004/38/EC (transposed into Irish law by European Communities (Free movement of Persons)

Join Family Visa

If you wish to come to Ireland to reside for longer than 3 months with a family member who is an Irish citizen or who is lawfully resident in Ireland you can apply for a long stay (join family) visa.

To speak to a solicitor about applying for Irish citizenship or naturalisation, contact us on +353 1 264 5555 or complete our online enquiry form and we will get back to you within three hours or less.

Situations that we can help with…

Your spouse, partner or family member is an Irish (or Northern Ireland) Citizen

  • If you are a non-EU citizen we can help you stay in Ireland with your spouse or civil partner.
  • We can help you stay in Ireland with your child, an Irish national, including renewing permission.
  • De facto partnership: Stay in Ireland with your long term, de facto partner.

Your spouse, partner or family member is non-Irish, non-Swiss & non-EU/EEA citizen

  • EU treaty rights: EU treaties include rights for families with non-EU/EEA & non-Swiss nationals to travel and live together in an EU country.

Your spouse, partner or a family member is an EU/EA Citizen (Non-Irish)

  • Non-EEA family reunification policy: We can help you apply for a visa to allow you to stay in Ireland with a member of your family who is a non-EU/EEA & non-Swiss national.
  • Refugee family reunification: Stay in Ireland with a member of your family who is a recognised refugee.

You are a Non-EU/EEA Family Member of a UK national who lives in Ireland

Stamp 4D  permission for a Non-EEA family member or dependent of a British National to reside in Ireland. Open to your

  • Spouse
  • Civil Partner
  • De facto Partner
  • Either partner’s dependent children
  • Dependent parents of either partner of the British National living in Ireland.

We are ready to help you...

As one of Ireland’s leading law firms, you can rest assured that your join family visa application is in good hands. With years of experience and the dedication to putting you at the heart of everything we do, we will ensure that you benefit from the best possible outcome.

We will be by your side throughout proceedings, providing a regular point of contact that does not change throughout your time with us, and ensuring you are kept up to date on your options and the next steps you should take by using clear, plain language.

Our belief is to treat clients the way we would like to be treated and, for that reason, ‘good enough’ is never good enough for us!

Our team is here to help you no matter where in Ireland you’re based.

With offices in Dublin and Letterkenny, and associates around the country, we’re perfectly positioned to help you whether you live in Dublin, Galway, Cork or Donegal or anywhere in between.

Daireann Gibson

Amanda Walsh

Niall McMonagle

Sinead Shaw

What our clients say

What’s different about Gibson & Associates LLP Solicitors

Our expertise

Gibson & Associates LLP is one of Ireland’s leading law firms. No matter your situation, our team will use their experience to make sure that you benefit from the best possible outcome.

Our ethos

We put our clients at the heart of everything we do and work tirelessly to get the best results.

We treat clients and each other the way we’d like to be treated and for us “good enough” just isn’t good enough!

We’re fast and responsive

When you make contact with our team, you’ll hear back from us within 3 hours or less – that’s our promise.

We use clear simple language

We don’t try to impress with “legalese” and jargon.  We use clear, plain language.

We give you a dedicated point of contact

The person responsible for your case will never change. You’ll be assigned a dedicated point of contact who will take charge of your case from start to finish.

Our transparency

At Gibson & Associates LLP, we’re clear about our processes and transparent when it comes to costs.

Before progressing any case, we offer a no-obligation consultation with our client care team and will provide you with practical options.

Integrity and transparency are core to how we work with all of our clients and means we’ll always treat your case as if it was our own.

Why Choose Gibson & Associates LLP?

We are one of Ireland’s leading law firms dedicated to using our years of experience to make sure that you benefit from the best possible outcome. We will be by your side throughout the process, using clear, plain language to explain your options and the next steps you should take.

You and your circumstances are unique – your solicitor should be too. You will be assigned a dedicated point of contact who will take charge of your case from start to finish – this person will never change.

Our solicitors put their clients at the heart of everything they do and work tirelessly to get you the best results. We treat clients the way we would like to be treated – for us, ‘good enough’ just isn’t good enough! Call us now on +353 (0)1 264 5555.