Garda National Immigration Bureau (GNIB) is the Irish immigration authority.
All students are required to register with GNIB within 3 months of arrival in Ireland. The purpose of the registration is to inform the authorities of your intention to stay and study in Ireland.
The registration can be carried out at the GNIB office is located at:
Garda National Immigration Bureau
13-14 Burgh Quay
Dublin 2, Ireland
Tel: +353 1 666 9130/01
For the registration, you are required to bring along the following:
You will be issued with a GNIB card valid for 1 year, and this card needs to be renewed on a yearly basis.