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How to Apply for a Passport

Apply Online

Irish citizens who have previously held an Irish Passport must renew their Passport Book or Passport Card using Passport Online.

First Time Applicants must apply using a paper application form through their local Irish Embassy or Consulate General.

Apply Online

Apply Offline

Passport Online is not yet available in your region for first time applicants. You must apply using a paper 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 Embassy during office hours
  • Contacting us (include your name and full address in the form) and we will post you the forms

Further Information

Please see the detailed Documentary Requirements for Passport Applications page from the Passport Service.

Please see the detailed Photo Guidelines page from the Passport Service.

Please see the detailed How to get your application witnessed page from the Passport Service.

Please see the detailed Consent for Children page from the Passport Service.


Please see the detailed Passport Fees page on the main Department of Foreign Affairs website.


The following Argentine peso fees apply in respect of Consular Services provided at the Embassy in Buenos Aires. Equivalent fees in local currency apply at our Honorary Consulates. Please note that the Euro amount is provided as a reference only. All fees are payable in Argentine pesos, by bank transfer or deposit only (no cards or cash) and the amount payable is reviewed regularly.

  • 10 Year Passport (Adult) €95
  • 66-page passport €125
  • 5-year passport (under 18 years) €45
  • ETC €30
  • Out of hours fee €80
  • Passport Certification Fee €40

Payment by bank transfer or deposit to the following account:


Cuenta Corriente en Pesos Nro. 323004071 – EMBAJADA DE IRLANDA

CBU: 0340323300323004071004

Please include a copy of the bank transfer/deposit slip with your application.

If you choose to post your application, we strongly recommend you to use registered mail or a reputable courier service. The Embassy cannot be held responsible for applications or documents lost in transit.