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COVID-19 Update


Travel restrictions are in place to protect public health and to mitigate the risk of new variants of COVID-19 entering the country. Details of these measures are available on the travel section of the website.

There is a legal requirement to complete a Passenger Locator Form prior to arrival and to observe mandatory quarantine for all passengers arriving in Ireland. This also applies to passengers travelling from another country to Ireland, who arrive via Northern Ireland.

For full details on inward travel to Ireland, including COVID-19-related requirements and the limited exemptions in place, please see and the HSE website.

 Embassy Services


The Passport Service is continuing to process Passport Online applications.

Passport Online is open to all applicants in the Czech Republic, including children, people renewing their passports and those applying for their first passport.

Foreign Birth Registration

Please visit the Foreign Birth Registration website for updates on processing times.


Short stay visa processing will resume on Monday, 13 September 2021. Visit for details.

All travellers arriving into Ireland must continue to comply fully with measures required by law including producing proof of vaccination, recovery from Covid-19 or a negative PCR test to Immigration Control at their port of entry.

All remaining Covid-19 restrictions on entry visa and preclearance processing, which were brought in as a necessary interim measure to help reduce the spread of Covid-19, have now been lifted.

Other Services

The Embassy is operating on an appointment basis only for consular services and assistance. Please email the Embassy to arrange an appointment. 

Contact Us 

If you have an enquiry, please contact us and we will respond to you as soon as possible. We are also monitoring our voicemail. If you would like to leave a voice message, please call: +420 257 011 280 to leave your name and phone number and a member of our team will contact you. 


The Embassy of Ireland in Ukraine is now open! Please visit their website for infomation and contact details.  

Passport Online

Passport Online

Irish passports can be renewed from anywhere in the world using Passport Online. Irish citizens can apply for first time passports and renewals online if they are resident in:

  • Ireland, Northern Ireland and Great Britain
  • Europe
  • Australia
  • Canada
  • New Zealand
  • United States

Apply Online

Greening of Dancing House

Greening of Dancing House

For the first time this year, the greening of the “Dancing House”, a modern landmark designed by Frank Gehry, was arranged as part of the Jameson Festival.

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118 00 Prague 1
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Tel: +420 257 011 280

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