The Embassy works with a number of Irish state agencies to:
The Embassy of Ireland in Australia works closely with Irish state agencies to promote trade, tourism and inward investment. The Ambassador chairs the local market team. We can:
Enterprise Ireland and IDA Ireland are co-located with the Consulate General in Sydney at Ireland House on Market Street in the CBD. Tourism Ireland are located nearby on Pitts Street in the CBD.
Enterprise Ireland (EI) is the government organisation responsible for developing and growing Irish enterprises in world markets.
Ireland's inward investment promotion agency, IDA Ireland (Industrial Development Agency) is responsible for attracting and developing foreign investment.
Tourism Ireland markets the island of Ireland as a holiday destination overseas. It devises and implements world-class marketing programmes and provides industry partners with opportunities to market their own products and services alongside Tourism Ireland overseas.
We also work closely with Irish Business Networks such as the Irish Australia Chamber of Commerce, the Lansdowne Club, and the Ireland Western Australia Forum to promote Irish business and economic interests through key contacts and business links.
Connecting with the Irish diaspora, including those interested in the Irish connection for enhancing business networks or promoting and maintaining Irish culture in their communities, is a major part of our work in supporting the Irish in Australia. We’re committed to recognising the efforts of the Irish Community in Australia by engaging with them both practically and strategically.