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Hi There!

For my K-1 visa application I need a police clearance certificate for every place I've lived for more than 6 months after the age of 16, correct?

I just wanted to check though....I have a second passport and have dual citizenship for South Africa and Ireland but I have never ever been to Ireland.

I just want to clarify, do need a police clearance for the county I am a citizen of but have never resided in? (Ireland)

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If you've lived in Ireland for over 6 months after your 16th birthday then you'll need to get it. If not then it's not required. I'm in the same boat I'm french-Thai, just went to the interview and they didn't ask for police clearance for Thailand because I left when I was 11yrs old and only return for a few weeks vacation

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For your country of residence and country of nationality, you need a police cert if you've lived there for more than six months after your 16th birthday. If you've lived anywhere else other than your country of nationality or current residence for more than a year, you need a police cert from those countries too. Below is a link explaining it:

http://travel.state.gov/content/visas/english/immigrate/immigrant-process/documents/Supporting_documents.html

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