All Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service offices including the Burgh Quay Registration Office closed at 5 p.m. Wednesday and will remain closed through Thursday and Friday due to extreme weather.

All appointments at public offices this week are canceled and will be rescheduled in due course. Applicants with appointments should wait to be contacted by INIS for details on rescheduling appointments.

“Red alert” weather warnings were issued for the counties of Dublin, Louth, Meath and Wicklow after snow and ice accumulations Tuesday and Wednesday. Additional snow showers and blizzard conditions are expected Wednesday night through Friday morning.

The announcement does not confirm that offices will reopen Monday, but applicants should check the INIS website here for updates.

This alert has been provided by the BAL Global Practice group. For additional information, please contact

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