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The Embassy

  • Embassy Team
  • Directions
  • Opening Hours
  • Closure Dates

Embassy Team

Diplomatic Staff

Ambassador - Helena Nolan

Second Secretary - Aisling O'Leary

Consular Staff

James B. O'Brien

Miruna Bouros

Executive Assistant to the Ambassador & Event Manager

Anna Osypchuk 


Directions to the Embassy


Embassy of Ireland
Rue Froissart - Froissartstraat 50
1040 Brussels

By Public Transport

The closest metro stop is Schuman metro station, about 5 minutes walk from the Embassy. At the Schuman roundabout walk down Rue Froissart to reach the Embassy.

Opening Hours

Opening Hours

In order to provide a safe environment for our staff and our visitors, and adhere to public health guidelines, the Embassy is currently operating at reduced capacity.

Appointments are currently only available for Irish citizens requiring emergency assistance.

The visa service is closed until further notice.

Foll all other queries, please email us and we will respond to you as soon as possible.


Visitors should note that given the heightened security levels in Brussels, visitors must pass through security screening prior to admittance.

Closure Dates

Closure Dates


1 January

New Year's Day

17 March

St Patrick's Day

10 April

Good Friday

13 April

Easter Monday

1 May

Labour Day

21 May

Ascension Day

22 May

Day after Ascension Day

1 June

Whit Monday

21 July

Belgium National Day

2 November

 All Souls' Day

25 December

Christmas Day

28 December

In lieu of St Stephen’s Day