Following a meeting with the Turkish authorities in December, the Turkish Ministry of the Interior and Ministry of Foreign Affairs have now confirmed that they have agreed to the British Ambassador’s request to reduce the residence permit fees for British nationals to 120TL (60 Euros/$80) per year from 1 April 2011.
As of April 1st the costs of a residency permit for a British National are now:
One-year is now 120TL (about £50 or 80 US dollars)
Two years is now 210TL (140 US dollars)
Three years is now 300TL (200 US dollars)
Four years is now 390TL (260 US dollars)
Five years is now 480TL (320 US dollars
From 1 April 2011, residence permits for Irish citizens will be free of charge, though a charge will still apply on the purchase of the residence permit booklet.
Source: Embassy of Ireland