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Go to a Garda Police Station and request a 'Cerificate of Character'

District Directory

Refer to the specific application procedure for your district

An typical application costs 6.36 Euros and is payable by check, postal order, or bank draft. It should be addressed to 'The Accountant, Department of Justice', and must be made in writing to the following address:

          Inspector in Charge
          Garda Central Vetting Unit
          Racecourse Road
          Thurles
          Co. Tipperary

  The Certifcate of Character should be processed within 40 days from time of application

  Once you have the Certificate of Character, it needs to be Apostilled 

  Criminal Records Bureau,
          Central Vetting Unit: +35 350 427 300