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27 July 2020

The Irish Authorities continue to advise against all non-essential travel overseas.

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade issues & regularly updates travel advice for a large number of countries across the globe, including for Germany which can be viewed hereIt also includes information on necessary steps when entering Ireland.

We advise all Irish citizens in Germany to register their details with us so that we can contact you or your family in case of emergency.  You can register online at the following link

Please remember to carry official ID with you at all times and to carry your Anmeldung if resident in Germany.

All States in Germany have made it compulsory to wear masks in public areas where distances of 1.5 metres cannot be maintained such as in shops, public transport or certain work places.  


Embassy appointments system

Appointments to visit the embassy must be made in advance by phoning us on +49 (0)30 220720 or visiting the Contact Us page on our website. 



The Passport Service is currently not processing paper applications and the embassy is not in a position to accept paper applications.  Irish citizens in Germany can apply online for their passports at 

'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!

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Jägerstraße 51
10117 Berlin
Tel.: +49-(0)30-22 07 20

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