The fee depends on the type of passport you apply for:
Fees are effective from 30 March 2017
|Service Type||Fees (Euro)||Fees (RMB)|
|Adult 10 year||€95||705|
|Adult large 10 year||€125||930|
|5-year passport for those under 18 years||€45||335|
|Emergency Travel Document*||€30||225|
|Out of hours fee**||€80||595|
|Passport Certification Fee***||€40||295|
*This fee applies to both Emergency Travel Certificates and emergency passports.
**The fee is additional to the fee for the passport itself.
***This a standard consular fee that is charged for the verification or certification of any document.
Fees for Passport applications lodged in Beijing may be paid in cash, by Chinese postal order or by bank draft.
Postal orders should be made out to: 爱尔兰使馆 (The Embassy of Ireland). The applicants name and date of birth should be written in the comments at the bottom of the postal order.
Bank drafts must be made out to: Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Ireland. The applicants name and date of birth should be written on the back of the bank draft.
In the event the application is for a child please have the name of the buyer of the postal order or bank draft written on the back.
The Embassy cannot accept payment by personal cheque, Euro cash, or credit card.