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Update - Covid 19

Welcome to our website. In order to comply with social distancing requirements, we are currently working remotely. We continue to respond to emails and calls


The Consulate General of Ireland in Cardiff does not process passport, citizenship, or visa applications but we will direct you to the relevant services. Further details on these services are provided below


We can be contacted by phone on 0292 678 709. To email us, please visit our contact us form. Please include your contact information in all correspondence and voicemails.


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Travel Advice

The Irish Government continues to advise against non-essential international travel. Irish citizens who are visiting Great Britain, or who intend to travel to Great Britain in the near future should visit the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s Travel Advice page 


We encourage citizens to download the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s TravelWise App, which provides regularly updated global travel advice


The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade operates a dedicated contact centre for Irish citizens who are abroad or who intend to travel abroad in the near future and have concerns about Coronavirus. This contact centre can be reached on +353 (0)1 613 1733


Health Information
Public health advice for Wales can be found on the Welsh Government’s website


Everyone arriving in Ireland is requested to self-isolate for 14 days, other than arrivals from Northern Ireland.Public Health advice for individuals arriving to Ireland from another country can be found on the HSE’s website



The fastest and cheapest way to get your first Irish passport or renew your passport is to apply online


For up to date information on current passport processing arrangements and for contact information, please visit the Passport Service’s website


Up to date information on Foreign Birth Registrations can be found on the dedicated Foreign Births Registration webpage  



For information on visas, please visit


Emergency Contact:

In case of out of hours emergency, please contact the Embassy of Ireland, Great Britain in London on +.44.(0)207 235 2171. Leave a message for the Duty Officer and you will be contacted as soon as possible.


UK's decision to leave the EU

UK's decision to leave the EU

Making sure that Irish businesses and individuals are preparing for the consequences of Brexit is an important Government priority.

Find out more about the Government’s approach to Brexit on the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Brexit website

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'Passport Online' is for passport applications in

'Passport Online' is for passport applications in

  • Ireland,
  • Northern Ireland,
  • Great Britain,
  • the European Union,
  • the European Economic Area,
  • Switzerland.

Fastest and cheapest way to get your first Irish passport or renew your passport. Once you have your photo, it only takes about ten minutes!

Find out more information



TravelWise is an award-winning smartphone app designed to help Irish citizens to stay safe and informed while travelling, living or working overseas.

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Contact Consulate General of Ireland, Cardiff

Address & Opening Hours

Consulate General of Ireland

Consulate General of Ireland
Regus House, 
Falcon Drive, 
Cardiff Bay, CF10 4RU 

Tel: +44 2922 678 709

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