Updated to 11 April 2019 (Act No. 10 of 2019 and S.I. No. 154 of 2019)

Immigration Act 2004
No. 1 of 2004

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Whole Act 13 February 2004 Commenced on enactment

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
Appl. 26/2005, ss. 198 (4), 364 (1)
Person deemed to/not to have arrived at a frontier of the State 16/2009, ss. 12, 21(2)
Retention of data where offence under S.I. No. 597 of 2011, 1(2), 2, 6
S. 1 amended 26/2014, ss. 1(5), 35(a)
S. 2(1A) inserted 33/2017, S. 10
S. 3(7), (8) ins. 66/2015, ss. 1(2), 81(a)
S. 4(3)(b) ins. 66/2015, ss. 1(2), 81(b)
S. 5(1) am. 66/2015, ss. 1(2), 81(c)
S. 5(1) applied S.I. No. 413 of 2006, regs. 2, 4(6)(a)
S. 6(2) del. 66/2015, ss. 1(2), 81(d)(i)
S. 6(2) ports specified for the purposes of S.I. No. 57 of 2004, art. 2 & schedule
S. 6(5)-(12) ins. 66/2015, ss. 1(2), 81(d)(ii)
S. 9 fee waiver S.I. No. 444 of 2012, regs. 1(2) & 4(a)
  S.I. No. 253 of 2006, regs. 1(2) & 4(a)
S. 9(5), form and particulars for reg. cert. prescribed S. I. No. 95 of 2004, reg. 2 & schedule
S. 9(6)(a) deleted 26/2014, ss. 1(5), 35(b)
S. 9A inserted 26/2014, ss. 1(5), 35(c)
S. 11 substit. 23/2011, s. 34(a)
S. 12 substit. 23/2011, s. 34(b)
S. 12 deemed registration certificate under S.I. No. 426 of 2013, regs. 1(2), 4(6)
S. 14 substit. 26/2014, ss. 1(5), 35(d)
S. 17(1)(a), classes of non-national specified for the purposes of S.I. No. 473 of 2014, art. 3 & schs. 1-4
  S.I. No. 417 of 2012, regs. 1(2), 3 & sch. 1 - 2
  S.I. No. 453 of 2009, regs. 1(2), 3 & sch. 1
  S.I. No. 239 of 2009, regs. 1(2), 3 & sch. 1
  S.I. No. 363 of 2005, arts. 1(2), 3(1) &sch. 1
  S.I. No. 56 of 2004, art. 3(1) & sch. 1
S. 17(1)(b), classes of non-national specified for the purposes of S.I. No. 473 of 2014, art. 4 & schedule 5
  S.I. No. 417 of 2012, regs. 1(2), 4 & sch. 3
  S.I. No. 453 of 2009, regs. 1(2), 4 & sch. 2
  S.I. No. 239 of 2009, regs. 1(2), 4 & sch. 2
  S.I. No. 363 of 2005, arts. 1(2), 3(2), sch. 2
  S.I. No. 56 of 2004, art. 3(2) & sch. 2
S. 17A inserted 8/2019, ss. 2(1)(i), 97
S. 19 substit. 23/2011, s. 34(c)
S. 19 fee prescribed S.I. No. 133 of 2015, regs. 1(2), 3
  S.I. No. 324 of 2013, reg. 3
  S.I. No. 259 of 2012, regs. 3, 4
  S.I. No. 258 of 2012, reg. 3
S. 19(1) trans. of functns. under S.I. No. 418 of 2011, arts. 1(2), 3 & sch. 1
S. 19(1)(a) fee prescribed S.I. No. 287 of 2009, regs. 2(2), 3
S. 19(1)(b) fee prescribed S.I. No. 444 of 2012, regs. 1(2), 3
  S.I. No. 449 of 2011, regs. 1(2), 3
  S.I. No. 336 of 2008, regs. 1(2), 3
  S.I. No. 253 of 2006, regs. 1(2), 3
S. 19(1)(c) fee prescribed S.I. No. 403 of 2011, regs. 2, 3

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
S. 6(2) Immigration Act 2004 (Approved Ports) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 57 of 2004)
S. 9(5) Immigration Act 2004 (Registration Certificate) (Amendment) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 340 of 2008)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Registration Certificate) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 95 of 2004)
S. 17 Immigration Act 2004 (Visas) (Amendment) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 17 of 2018)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Visas) (Amendment) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 264 of 2017)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Visas) (Amendment) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 502 of 2016)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Visas) (Amendment) (No. 2) Order 2015 (S.I. No. 513 of 2015)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Visas) (Amendment) Order 2015 (S.I. No. 175 of 2015)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Visas) (Amendment) Order 2014 (S.I. No. 195 of 2014)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Visas) Order 2014 (S.I. No. 473 of 2014)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Visas) (Amendment) Order 2013 (S.I. No. 428 of 2013)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Visas) Order 2012 (S.I. No. 417 of 2012)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Visas) (No. 2) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 345 of 2011)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Visas) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 146 of 2011)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Visas) (No. 2) Order 2009 (S.I. No. 453 of 2009)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Visas) Order 2009 (S.I. No. 239 of 2009)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Visas) (No. 2) Order 2006 (S.I. No. 657 of 2006)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Visas) Order 2006 (S.I. No. 227 of 2006)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Visas) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 363 of 2005)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Visas) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 56 of 2004)
S. 19 Immigration Act 2004 (Registration Certificate Fee) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 277 of 2017)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Immigrant Investor Programme) (Application for Permission)(Fee) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 10 of 2017)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Student Probationary Extension) (Giving of Permission) (Fee) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 133 of 2015)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Atypical Working Scheme) (Application for Permission) (Fee) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 324 of 2013)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Registration Certificate Fee) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 444 of 2012)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Start-Up Entrepreneur Programme) (Application for Permission) (Fee) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 259 of 2012)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Immigrant Investor Programme) (Application for Permission) (Fee) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 258 of 2012)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Registration Certificate Fee) Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 449 of 2011)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Travel Document Fee) Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 403 of 2011)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Registration Certificate Fee) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 336 of 2008)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Registration Certificate Fee) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 253 of 2006)
S. 19(1)(a) Long Term Residency (Fees) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 287 of 2009)
S. 20 Immigration Act 2004 (Registration Certificate Fee) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 277 of 2017)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Immigrant Investor Programme) (Application for Permission)(Fee) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 10 of 2017)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Student Probationary Extension) (Giving of Permission) (Fee) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 133 of 2015)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Atypical Working Scheme) (Application for Permission) (Fee) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 324 of 2013)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Registration Certificate Fee) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 444 of 2012)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Start-Up Entrepreneur Programme) (Application for Permission) (Fee) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 259 of 2012)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Immigrant Investor Programme) (Application for Permission) (Fee) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 258 of 2012)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Registration Certificate Fee) Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 449 of 2011)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Travel Document Fee) Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 403 of 2011)
  Long Term Residency (Fees) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 287 of 2009)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Registration Certificate) (Amendment) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 340 of 2008)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Registration Certificate Fee) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 336 of 2008)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Registration Certificate Fee) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 253 of 2006)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Approved Ports) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 57 of 2004)
  Immigration Act 2004 (Registration Certificate) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 95 of 2004)