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by jgclancy
Wed Sep 29, 2021 9:47 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

I have just stumbled across this forum, it’s good to see that some of the older applications are now moving along. I want to put in for my two children and husband to go on the register but have been putting off submitting an application due to the site saying everything is paused due to Covid. Hop...
by jgclancy
Sun Sep 26, 2021 5:32 am
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Ireland - First time passport applications timelines -2021
Replies: 197
Views: 12894
United States of America

Re: Ireland - First time passport applications timelines -2021

Can I please ask a question. I live in the US. Applying for a passport with my FBR. Its asking for a government issued photo ID. Obviously I do not want to send the original. Can I make a copy and have it notarized? Also, can I send a copy of my US Passport notarized? Thank You!!!!! Hi Pgm888- curi...
by jgclancy
Fri Sep 24, 2021 11:28 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

Application submitted online: 18/08/2019 Email acknowledging receipt of documentation Balbriggan: 25/08/2019 Confirmation of address email: 14/09/2021 Congrats email: 20/9/2021 FBR certificate : pending Congrats mail arrived - Hopefully things are moving more quickly now. There seemed to be a deart...
by jgclancy
Tue Aug 31, 2021 8:48 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

Anyone get a confirmation of address phone call? had one yesterday and the lady told me at the same time she would be approving my application that afternoon. Told me to expect certificate in about 4 weeks, but I'm sure that will be a bit longer. Docs received in Balbriggan: 12 Nov 19 Confirmation ...
by jgclancy
Mon Aug 30, 2021 5:52 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

Update! My FBR has finally arrived!! I found it strange that I got no tracking number or email saying my FBR was printed/being shipped, nonetheless it was a great surprise when I got home from work! Now to apply for my passport, which should hopefully take a lot less time. Sept. 22, 2019 - Online A...
by jgclancy
Wed Aug 25, 2021 3:10 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

Have an update on my end as well! Application submitted online: 7th October 2019 Email acknowledging receipt of documentation Balbriggan: 24th October 2019 Confirmation of address email: 13th July 2021 (Team 1) Congratulations email: 18th August 2021 Certificate received: 24th August 2021 My offici...
by jgclancy
Tue Aug 24, 2021 8:18 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

Thanks for all the well wishes everyone. Best of luck to all still waiting but it seems things are moving again. I'll be having a pint & some Bailey's tonight! Flatcap when in Cork there is a Clancy's Pub LOL hoping to get there this year! My Clancy's left in 1863 but I shall return one day. jgclancy
by jgclancy
Tue Aug 24, 2021 1:28 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

And my FBR certificate has arrived. Application : 24 Jun 2019 Confirmation docs received: 27 Jun 2019 Confirmation of address email: 14 December 2020 2nd Confirmation of Address email: 12 July 2021 Congratulations email : 12 August 2021 Cert received: Aug 23 2021/ with original documents. Came last ...
by jgclancy
Mon Aug 23, 2021 11:00 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

Yes----once it gets in the US postal system then Informed Delivery will show a package will be delivered. It has the Irish tracking number but you can plug that number into the track my package search to get where/when it's been scanned. Mine was accepted in Dublin on Aug 14th 2021/Aug 18th in USA/...
by jgclancy
Mon Aug 23, 2021 9:17 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

An update to keep everyone informed. June 27, 2019 applicant here. I received my "Congrats you're approved" email on Aug 12 2021. It arrived in US Postal system on Aug 14, 2021 & is being processed. Today-my USPS Informed Delivery account emailed that it's in a Brooklyn NYC processing facility. So ...
by jgclancy
Fri Aug 20, 2021 1:54 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

An update to keep everyone informed. June 27, 2019 applicant here. I received my "Congrats you're approved" email on Aug 12 2021. It arrived in US Postal system on Aug 14, 2021 & is being processed. Today-my USPS Informed Delivery account emailed that it's in a Brooklyn NYC processing facility. So I...
by jgclancy
Wed Aug 18, 2021 2:35 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

Congrats Fish Fry.....looks like things are moving along in FBR world finally. Cheers and I'll wait til evening to have a pint for ya

jgclancy
by jgclancy
Wed Aug 18, 2021 12:45 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
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Re: Foreign Birth Registration

After 5+ weeks since the last milestone, excited to share one more update: Application submitted online: 7th October 2019 Email acknowledging receipt of documentation Balbriggan: 24th October 2019 Confirmation of address email: 13th July 2021 (Team 1) Congratulations email: 18th August 2021 Certifi...
by jgclancy
Mon Aug 16, 2021 12:28 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

Congrats Nodrick....looks like you beat me. Pints tonight. Hopefully, mine arrives this week too.Tanks for the update!
jgclancy
by jgclancy
Sat Aug 14, 2021 12:57 am
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

[/quote] cdfly: I was able to procure the tracking code for AnPost from a web agent. Put that in my USPS informed delivery packages tab to track. Didn’t see much movement until it arrived at JFK. Less then 10 days shipment to the USA though! [/quote] Thanks for the info cdfly . I have it good since ...
by jgclancy
Fri Aug 13, 2021 5:47 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
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Re: Foreign Birth Registration

Well, today has come and gone (at least in terms of Dublin work hours), so I've officially made it into the honorable club of address confirmed 1+ months ago, congratulations pending. Was really hoping those days were behind us, but I'm going to hold out hope my certificate doesn't arrive when I'm ...
by jgclancy
Fri Aug 13, 2021 5:27 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

Well, today has come and gone (at least in terms of Dublin work hours), so I've officially made it into the honorable club of address confirmed 1+ months ago, congratulations pending. Was really hoping those days were behind us, but I'm going to hold out hope my certificate doesn't arrive when I'm ...
by jgclancy
Fri Aug 13, 2021 12:53 am
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

Thanks for all the positive waves everyone. Now, I will watch my USPS Informed Delivery account for my FBR cert./ documents arrival. I figure a few weeks but we shall see. I'll let everyone know immediately. I'll have it a day then ship it off for the passport! Now to look for a nice little cottage ...
by jgclancy
Thu Aug 12, 2021 12:47 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

"Congratulations, your application for Irish citizenship through entry on the Foreign Births Register has been successful. A certificate has now been printed and posted to the address provided by you. Please note that your application will be sent via Registered post and someone will need to be avai...
by jgclancy
Wed Aug 11, 2021 8:13 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

Final update to my timeline: Documents received email: November 7th 2019 Confirmation of address email: July 6th 2021 Congrats email: August 5th 2021 Ceritificate received: August 11th 2021 I'm an Irish citizen with the paperwork to prove it :mrgreen: Congrats to the other recent success stories an...
by jgclancy
Wed Aug 11, 2021 11:53 am
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

Congrats to Nodrick & Pgm888 -grand news for you both. I guess it's two pints in your honor tonight!

jgclancy
by jgclancy
Thu Jul 15, 2021 8:08 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

The day has finally come! FedEx delivered my passport and docs this morning. Best of luck to all who are waiting for FBR or passport. Thanks for your comments over the past 2 years. Not sure if there is an advantage to getting the passport card, but thinking about it... Cheers, BigDaddy100 My timel...
by jgclancy
Wed Jul 14, 2021 3:30 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

Here's my timeline: Application submitted online: September 2019 Email acknowledging receipt of documentation Balbriggan: 30 September 2019 Request for supplementary documents: 16th December 2020 Confirmation of address email: 30 March 2021 Congrats / added to FBR: 7 July 2021 Certificate received ...
by jgclancy
Sat Jul 10, 2021 9:57 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

Hello to everyone! A final update 2 years after the whole process began... FBR application received in Dublin: 6 June 2019 FBR address confirmation email: 8 October 2020 FBR congrats email: 19 October 2020 (through DFA chat) and officially 22 March 2021 FBR certificate received: 2 April 2021 Passpo...
by jgclancy
Thu Jul 08, 2021 12:40 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Foreign Birth Registration
Replies: 4022
Views: 375211
United States of America

Re: Foreign Birth Registration

[/quote] Can't believe you're still waiting. Seven months after your confirmation of address. There's something not right about that. Frustrating that there's no one to speak to. Surely it can't be that much longer. [/quote] LOL....that's what I thought a month ago when people started getting emails...
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