There is currently no e-form available for Adoptive Leave. In order to submit a request, a manual application is required. To attach supporting documents, to view progress on an existing case, or to submit a manual application form, you can log into the case management system.
Download a copy of the form here
Supply a Certificate of Placement (in the case of a domestic adoption (within Ireland), or an Adoption Declaration of Eligibility and Suitability (in the case of an inter-country adoption (foreign adoption)).
Post the adoptive leave application form and supporting document to:
National Shared Services Office, Block 5, Belfield Office Park, Beech Hill Road, Clonskeagh, Dublin 4, D04 A9P2
Instead of posting your documents you can email a scanned copy or clear photo of your form and supporting documents to email@example.com. Please remember to quote your case ID on the subject line of the email so that your documents can be attached to your case.