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Current Processing Times: Brussels

Visas for Ireland: Please note that the current processing time for short stay visa applications is 4-6 weeks from submission of a complete application with the required supporting documents. 

Irish Passport Applications: The average turnaround time for passport applications submitted at the Embassy is 5 weeks.

Processing times for Passport Online are available here. Queries regarding passport applications submitted online should be made directly to the Passport Office.

'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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TravelWise

TravelWise

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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Embassy Book Club

Embassy Book Club

Find out more about our Embassy Book Club which meets every 6 weeks.

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Rue Froissart - Froissartstraat 50
1040 Brussels

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