Ireland's First Formal Visa Waiver Programme to take Effect from July 1 2011
2 Jun 2011
Nationals from 14 countries who obtain a Visa to enter the UK for a short term visit and wish to travel from there to Ireland, will no longer require an additional visa to come into Ireland.
List of countries to which the Visa Waiver Programme will apply:
Nationals from Eastern Europe
United Arab Emirates
Other Asian Countries
Peoples' Republic of China