897. Deputy Cian O'Callaghan asked the Minister for Justice when first-time appointments at the Immigration Service, Burgh Quay, Dublin 2 will resume; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [42010/21]


Minister of State at the Department of Justice (Deputy James Browne): I can inform the Deputy that the Burgh Quay Registration Office for customers in the Dublin area reopened on 10 May 2021. Customers can apply directly for appointments through the online system at:
A tender has also recently been awarded for a new Immigration Service appointment and scheduling system, which will streamline and further improve the registration process. The new system is expected to be in place in the next month or so.
An online registration system is also available to all customers residing in the Dublin area, who wish to renew their immigration permission.