Practical information on who we are and how to find us.
Ambassador - Helena Nolan
Second Secretary - Ruth Barrett
James B. O'Brien
Executive Assistant to the Ambassador
Directions to the Embassy
Embassy of Ireland
Rue Froissart- Froissartstraat 50
By Public Transport
The closest metro stop is Shuman metro station, about 5 minutes walk from the Embassy. At the Shuman roundabout walk down Rue Froissart to reach the Embassy.
The embassy’s public office is open from Monday to Friday from 10.00 to 13.00 and again from 14.00 to 16.00.
The embassy’s telephone lines are open Monday to Friday from 9.30 to 13.00 and from 14.00 to 17.00.
Visitors should note that given the heightened security levels in Brussels, our security guards ask all visitors to produce photo identification prior to admittance and will search any bags brought into the building.
Embassy Closure Dates
Embassy closure dates 2017
|1 January||In lieu of New Year's Day|
|14 April||Good Friday|
|17 April||Easter Monday|
|25 May||Ascension Day|
|26 May||Day after Ascension Day|
|21 July||Belgian national day|
|1 November||All Saints Day|
|25 December||Christmas Day|
|26 December||St. Stephen's Day|