Visas Ireland visa Ireland visa for Kenya passport holder

			Ireland Visa

Ireland visa for Kenya passport holder living in United Kingdom

Live help:
020 7148 6117020 7148 6117
UK permanent resident?
Tourist visa
Business visa
Visitor visa
Transit visa
not required

Fill out Ireland tourist visa application form online

and send the following documents to VisaHQ:

Irish visa application form. Upon order completion, please download, print and sign Ireland visa application, prepared by our system under your account. Irish visa application form. Completed application form for Ireland will be prepared within 5 business hours of order submission, and emailed to you to download, print and sign.
Original, signed Kenya passport. Passport must have at least 6 months remaining validity on the date of travel and have at least 1 visa page clear of any markings.
Passport-type photograph: 1
Proof of Status. Original ILR card or other proof of resident status in the UK, this should be valid for a minimum of three months after your return from Ireland.
Bank Statement. Original bank statements for the past 3 months. The most recent statement should show evidence of sufficient funds for travel of approximately GBP 180 per day.
Employment Letter. An original letter from your employer/school (on business letterhead, with contact details), stating that a leave of absence has been granted 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. If you are retired please submit proof of your retirement fund.
Hotel Reservations. Copy of confirmed hotel reservations including name of the applicant, name and address of the hotel, duration of stay.
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. The letter must original and bear a signature of the applicant.
Additional Documents for Children.
- Original birth certificate showing the names of both parents
- A letter from child's school confirming current attendance or a letter from their GP if the child is not yet of the school going age
- The written consent of both parents for the child to travel or a sworn affidavit of guardianship/ or original court order in the case of sole guardianship
- Original (or certified copies) photo ID for both parents, as named on the birth certificate, which includes their signatures.
Please note

Each applicant must send us the Collection Authorization Letter which can be downloaded by clicking the 'Download and print' button above.

When applying for a Visa to Ireland please provide all original documents; internet banking/Cash Point/ATM Statements as the Evidence of Funds are not accepted. Failure to do so may result in delays.

The Irish embassy has very particular processes and will not accept an application until all the below documents are provided in the originals.

Multiple entry visa is only possible if you have had previous visits to Ireland.

Ireland tourist visa fees for citizens of Kenya

  • Validity: up to 3 months
  • Processing: 7-15 business days
  • Total cost:
  • Validity: up to 3 months
  • Processing: 7-15 business days
  • Total cost:
Maximum stay in Ireland: 90 days Ireland visa help
Maximum stay in Ireland: 90 days Ireland visa help
Credit card
Ireland visa for citizens of Kenya is required. For more information please contact the nearest Ireland embassy.
@VisaHQ your website has saved me time and unnecessary hassle. Thank you, THANK YOU!
Profile images
Wini Nkinda on Twitter
Planning a trip? This website just saved me a TON of time and research. One click and I know if I need a visa.
Profile images
Stefanie Geoghegan on Twitter
I use @VisaHQ for all of my #Visa & #Passport travel needs - You should, too! Reliable, speedy, communicative.
Profile images
Christopher Hibma on Twitter
London Ltd.

18 Spring Street

London, W2 3RA

020 7148 6117

Live help:
Monday — Friday, 9:00 am - 5:30 pm