All applicants applying for a .ie domain name who are not situated in the 32 counties of Ireland, must demonstrate a real and substantive connection with Ireland (with the exception of those applying by means of Community Trademark).
Examples of acceptable Documentation demonstrating substantial trade or commercial activity within Ireland are as follows:
Copies of invoices (showing trade to or from Ireland).
High-quality brochures showing a significant intention to trade in Ireland.
A signed letter on headed paper from a bank manager, firm of chartered accountant(s), registered auditor(s), tax consultant(s) (where the tax advisor identification number is displayed), or solicitor(s) confirming the applicants trade with Ireland....