Revocation of Residence Permission

Sinnott Solicitors frequently assists clients who have faced the prospect of their residence permission being revoked, and we help clients to navigate this complicated and often stressful period in their lives. All non-nationals wishing to be in the State must have the appropriate legal permission to enter and remain in [...]

June 19th, 2020|

Marriage of convenience revocation and refusals in EU Treaty Rights cases

Sinnott Solicitors receive many queries from Applicant’s whose residence card has either been revoked or the Applicant may be faced with a threat of revocation of their residence card because the Department of Justice are of the opinion that the Applicant has entered into a marriage of convenience in order [...]

June 16th, 2020|

Immigration Service Delivery FAQ Document 12th of June 2020 – Update on Visa Applications to Ireland

The Immigration Service Delivery released another FAQ document regarding the Impact of COVID-19 on Immigration and International Protection – updated 12th of June 2020.  The changes in this update primarily relate to visa applications and  visas which were issued prior to the 15th of March 2020.   Previously the ISD [...]

June 15th, 2020|

Retention of EU Residence permission following marriage breakdown, Death or departure of an EU Citizen 

Sinnott Solicitors receive numerous queries from clients regarding their immigration status when certain unavoidable situations arise affecting their EU Treaty Rights residence permission. This is usually the case when an person obtained an EUFAM 4  residence permission to remain in the State on the basis of their marriage to an [...]

June 14th, 2020|


Over the past number of years Sinnott Solicitors have seen a stark increase in cases where individuals who have been granted Irish Citizenship through naturalisation have received notifications of intention to revoke their citizenship by the Department of Justice and Equality. Whilst previously it was most uncommon for Certificates of [...]

June 10th, 2020|

Update on Submitting Citizenship Applications to the Department of Justice

Since the Immigration Service Delivery released their last FAQ document regarding the Impact of Covid-19 on Immigration and International Protection dated 28 May 2020, there has been a lot of confusion in terms of citizenship applications and whether or not individuals should proceed to submit their applications for Irish citizenship.  [...]

June 9th, 2020|