U.S. Citizens

You will need your valid passport to enter Ireland, but you will not need a visa for tourist or business stays of up to three months. Visit the Embassy of Ireland website for the most current visa information. You may also contact the Irish Embassy at 2234 Massachusettes Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 200008, Tel: 1-202-462-3939, or the Irish consulate nearest you; these are located in Boston, Chicago, New York, San Francisco and Atlanta. 

Outside United States

Attendees should contact the Embassy/Consulate in their area for country-specific regulations on travel to Ireland.

Attendees may be asked to provide some or all of the following:

- Original passport (with at least 6 months until the expiration date and one unused visa page).
- One original passport photo that was taken within the last 6 months. Passport photos must have a light colored background, be 2" by 2" in size and must be on photo paper.
- One completed and signed visa application form

Letter of Invitation

To request a letter of invitation you must first register for the meeting and pay any registration fees prior to requesting a letter. Please send requests, including registration receipt, to A letter of invitation will be emailed to you on Biophysical Society letterhead.
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