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The Embassy of Ireland to Finland

Practical information about who we are, where to find us and when we are open.

Embassy of Ireland Finland

Ambassador Maeve Collins.

Deputy Head of Mission, Ms Emma McCarron.

Ms Satu Perttula, Administrator, Consular and Financial.

Ms Maria Urpi, PA to the Ambassador.

Ms Onerva Helne, Public Affairs Assistant.

Mr Everest Obatitor, Driver and Office Assistant.

Mr Epifanio Domingo, Domestic Staff.

Honorary Consul in Finland

Mr. Erkki Yrjölä
Honorary Consul of Ireland


Visitor address:
Erottajankatu 7 A
00130 Helsinki

Please press the buzzer on the right side of the door and the staff will let you in. The Embassy is located on the third floor of the building.

The Embassy can be reached by taking tram number 10 to the stop 'Kolmikulma', which is located right next to the Embassy. For further directions on how to get to the Embassy using public transport, the route planner Reittiopas can be used.

Postal Address:
Embassy of Ireland
PL 33
00131 Helsinki 

Opening Hours

The Embassy is open to the public and for phone calls from Monday - Friday: 9:00 - 12:00 and 14:00 - 17:00.

The Visa Office is open mornings only.

Closure Dates

2019 Embassy Closure Dates

  • 01/01/2019: New Year's Day.
  • 19/04/2019: Good Friday.
  • 22/04/2019: Easter Monday.
  • 01/05/2019: May Day.
  • 03/06/2019: Irish Bank Holiday.
  • 21/06/2019: Midsummer Eve.
  • 05/08/2019: Irish Bank Holiday.
  • 28/10/2019: Irish Bank Holiday.
  • 06/12/2019: Independence Day.
  • 24/12/2019: Christmas Eve.
  • 25/12/2019: Christmas Day.

Emergency Contact Details

Outside office hours, in case of a genuine consular emergency for Irish citizens in Finland, please call the Embassy's main phone number on +358 9 6824240 and follow the voicemail message to obtain the mobile phone number of the Duty Officer.

Alternatively, the Duty Officer at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Dublin can be contacted at +353-1-408-2000.