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How to Apply for a Passport

Apply Online

Irish citizens who have previously held an Irish Passport can now apply for their Passport Book and/or Card online.

You cannot apply online if you have already submitted a paper application.

Apply Online

Apply Offline

If you are resident outside Ireland and do not qualify or wish to use the online system, you need to use an APS2 application form.

If you are resident outside of Ireland and do not qualify for or wish to use the online system, you need to use an APS2 application form.

It is available in Irish (APS2G) and in English (APS2E).

APS2 forms are available:

  • By calling to the Consulate during office hours
  • Contacting us (include your name and full address in the form) and we will post you the forms

Please see our detailed Photo Guidelines page.

Please see our detailed Consent for Children page.

Passport Fees

NOTE: Cash is not accepted

Regular Passport Services

Fee in AUD

Service

Standard Adult Passport (10 year validity, 34 pages)

$140

Large Adult Passport (10 year validity, 66 pages)

$185

Minor's Passport (5 year validity, 34 pages, age 0 - 17)

$65

Passport Certification Fee

$60

In cases of genuine emergency, the Consulate can produce emergency travel documents which are non-biometric and are of limited validity. An application for a full passport is required and the fees below are in addition to the fee for a full passport. Please contact the Consulate for further details.

Emergency Passport Services

Fee in AUD

Service

Emergency Travel Document

$45

Out of Hours Fee

$120