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Passport fees

How much does a passport cost?

This depends on how you submit your application.

Online Passport Renewal Service

Adult

  • Standard 10-year passport is €75
  • Large 66-page, 10-year passport is €105
  • Passport Card is €35
  • Standard passport plus Passport Card bundle is €100
  • Large passport plus Passport Card bundle is €130

Child

  • Standard 5-year passport for those under 18 years is €20
  • Large 66-page, 5-year passport for those under 18 years is €50
  • Standard 5-year passport plus Passport Card bundle for those under 18 years is €45

-       Large 66-page, 5-year passport plus Passport Card bundle for those under 18 years is €75

There is an additional €5 postal fee for each child application to cover the cost of returning documents to the applicant.

There is an additional €5 postal fee if you reside outside Ireland.

Please note that a single payment of €5 applies to applications for children resident outside Ireland.

Passport Express: applying via An Post

Adult

  • Standard 10-year passport is €80
  • Large 66-page, 10-year passport is €110

Child

      • Standard 5-year passport for those under 18 years is €30
      • Large 66-page, 5-year passport for those under 18 years is €55

An additional administrative fee for handling and Express Post delivery is paid directly to An Post. The fee for a single application is €9.50 and the fee for up to four applications made at the same time is €16.

Passport Express: applying via the postal service in Northern Ireland

Adult

• Standard 10-year passport is £70
• Large 66-page, 10-year passport is £96

Child

• Standard 5-year passport for those under 18 years is £26
• Large 66-page, 5-year passport for those under 18 years is £48
The Northern Ireland Postal Service charges an additional administrative fee of £11 per passport application. You can choose to submit your Passport Express application from over 70 post offices. In Northern Ireland.

Public Counter applications made in Dublin and Cork

Adult

• Standard 10-year passport is €95
• Large 66-page, 10-year passport is €125

Child

• Standard 5-year passport for those under 18 years is €45
• Large 66-page, 5-year passport for those under 18 years is €55

Public Counter - Additional processing charge:

You'll have to pay the following charge if you receive your passport within three to five working days:

Adult - €70

Under 18s - €38

Please be aware since 1st June 2018, cheques are no longer accepted at the Passport Service public counters Payment can be made via Credit\Debit card, Postal Order, Bank Draft or Cash.

Applying via an Irish Embassy or Consulate

If you are submitting your passport application via one of our embassies or consulates overseas, please consult the website of the relevant embassy or consulate for details of the relevant passport fee.