Living in Ireland

Includes how to access healthcare, get a document legalised, lists of lawyers and how to vote abroad.

  1. Apply for a European Health Insurance Card

    Apply for or renew your free European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) online.

  2. Citizens' rights: UK and Irish nationals in the Common Travel Area

    The agreement reached at the December Council ensures that the rights enjoyed by British and Irish citizens under the CTA are protected after the UK leaves the EU.

  3. Get your document legalised

    Use the online service to get a UK document legalised

  4. Ireland - list of medical facilities/practitioners

    List of medical facilities/practitioners in Ireland.

  5. Ireland travel advice

    Latest travel advice for Ireland including safety and security, entry requirements, travel warnings and health

  6. Ireland – List of Lawyers

    List of lawyers in Ireland.

  7. Living in Ireland

    Official information British people moving to and living in Ireland need to know, including residency, healthcare and driving.

  8. Support for British nationals abroad: A guide

    This guide highlights some of the main ways you can help yourself stay safe abroad and what help the FCO can provide.

  9. UK benefits if you're going or living abroad

    Find out what benefits you might be able to receive while you're abroad and how to export them from the UK or claim them while abroad

  10. Voting when you’re abroad

    How to vote if you're going to be abroad temporarily on election day, and what to do if you're moving overseas long term