Burgh Quay, Dublin
Applicants waiting to register with the Garda National Immigration Bureau.
“According to GNIB staff this has been going on for a few weeks now (peak student registration time) and they say that people are queuing from 3am (!) in order to get in line for a ticket (of which there are only 200 per day). Then they usually have to wait the entire day again in order to be seen. Apparently (and this bit is just second hand) the GNIB are refusing to introduce any kind of appointment system this year…”