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Passport Fees

Please note that USD fees for passports are regularly updated to keep in line with the Euro fees charged by the Passport Office in Ireland. Please also note that from 11th April 2011, fees also apply to persons aged 65 and over.

Type Eligibility Fee (in USD)
Standard 10 Year Available only to those aged 18 years and older $105
Large 10 Year Available on request to very frequent travellers aged 18 years and older  $135
Standard 5 Year  Issued to youths aged between 0-17 years inclusive  $50
Additional Fees Out of Hours Fees $90
Emergency Travel Document (ETC)  Only intended for people who have lost their passport, or who have had their passport stolen, and must urgently travel to Ireland $35
Temporary Passport  Restrictions Apply, please see our checklist  $35
Passport Certification Fee   $45

Postage Fees (optional)

To have your passport and any original documents returned to you using a courier service:

Courier Fee:$15

If you do not submit a courier fee, all documents and your passport will be returned to you using First Class Mail.

Fees may vary across our network of consulates in the USA – this is due to the different postage/courier fees that may apply.


The Consulate accepts payments for passports in the form of money orders or certified bank checks/drafts only. We regret we cannot accept payments in cash, personal checks, or credit/debit cards.

Money orders or bank cheques should be made payable to the ‘Consulate General of Ireland, Boston.’ Incomplete cheques will be returned.