Australian Embassy

Processing Times and Urgent Applications

Processing time

Normal Processing
You should allow eight weeks for processing, provided that all the required documentation and suitable photographs are submitted with the application.

Urgent Applications
The Dublin Passports Office cannot process full validity passports in less than eight weeks. Priority Processing services are only offered in Australia, provided you reside there, and guarantees that your passport will be produced within two working days.

Emergency Passports

Emergency Passports may be available to applicants that satisfy certain requirements and show a genuine need for the passport to be issued. Further enquiries about Emergency Passports should be made by calling Dublin Passports Office on 01 664 5300.