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Welcome to the Australian Embassy in Ireland
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The Embassy is open 8.30am - 4.30pm Monday to Friday, except for public holidays. For a full list of public holidays please see here.
Please note the following revised visitor arrangements with effect from 10 December 2014.
Visitor access to the Embassy is by appointment only. All visitors must present to the reception desk and provide current photographic identification (e.g. passport, driving licence).
Visitors with an appointment should advise the reception desk in order to announce their arrival.
Visitors without an appointment should call 01 664 5300 to make an appointment. This includes passport and consular emergencies.
With effect from 10 December 2014 notarial services are by appointment only. Appointments are available between between 2.00pm - 4.00pm Monday to Friday. Please contact (353) 1 664 5300 to make an appointment.
Passport clients are advised that as of 1 January 2014 ALL Passport application forms (both simplified Adult PC7 and PC8) MUST be lodged in person BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.
The requirement that all applicants attend an interview is mandated by Australian national standards for identity management.
From 1 July 2015 passport applications lodged overseas will incur an additional overseas application fee (overseas surcharge). The additional fee for adult (including senior) applications will be AUD$100 and for child applications will be AUD$50 in 2015. The fee will not apply to emergency passport applications.
Please see Services for Australians. Applications are not taken over the counter without prior appointment.
Visa services for Australian visas
Please see the Australian High Commission in London.
Australian Passport Holders Travelling to the United States from Ireland
All Australian passport holders eligible to travel to the United States under the Visa Waiver Program are required to follow new border entry procedures. For further information, please see our travel bulletin on entry into the United States.
Visa services for Irish visas
Please see the Irish Naturalisation & Immigration Services website.
Register of Australian citizens overseas
All Australians travelling or living overseas are encouraged to register with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade before they travel. You can register on line or in person at any Australian Embassy, High Commission or consulate.
Australian police clearance
If you require a 'criminal history check' please download the form from the Australian Federal Police Website.
Resources for teachers
The Australian Embassy's Indigenous Resource Kit offers Irish school children a rare opportunity to learn about Aboriginal Australia. The Kit is contained in a large wheeled case and two plastic tubes. It contains artifacts such as didjeridoos, boomerangs and digging sticks, as well as books, DVDs, CDs, flags, large scale maps and teaching materials. It is available free to schools. Please see About Australia.