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The Embassy of Ireland in Athens will be closed on the following days in 2021


 DATE                     DAY                       HOLIDAY


  • 01 January               Friday                      New Year’s Day
  • 06 January               Wednesday               Feast of Epiphany
  • 15 March                  Monday                   Clean Monday
  • 25 March                  Thursday                 Independence Day
  • 02 April                    Friday                     Good Friday (Catholic)           
  • 05 April                    Monday                   Easter Monday (Catholic)
  • 30 April                    Friday                     Good Friday (Orthodox)
  • 03 May                    Monday                   Easter Monday (Orthodox)
  • 04 May                    Tuesday                  Labour Day
  • 21 June                   Monday                   Whit Monday
  • 28 October               Thursday                 OXI Day
  • 27 December            Monday                  Christmas Day (in lieu)
  • 28 December            Tuesday                  St. Stephen’s Day (in lieu)




Where emergency consular assistance is required for Irish citizens outside of opening hours, please leave a message at: +30 210 723 2771. This mailbox is monitored regularly, and a Consular Officer will return your call. Alternatively, you can contact the Duty Officer of the Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade in Dublin at: +353 1 408 2000.




Embassy closure dates 2021

DATE                     DAY                       HOLIDAY

01 January                Friday                        New Year’s Day

06 January                Wednesday              Feast of Epiphany

15 March                  Monday                    Clean Monday

25 March                  Thursday                  Independence Day

02 April                     Friday                        Good Friday (Catholic)           

05 April                     Monday                    Easter Monday (Catholic)

30 April                     Friday                        Good Friday (Orthodox)

03 May                      Monday                    Easter Monday (Orthodox)

21 June                     Monday                    Whit Monday

02 August                Monday                    August Bank Holiday

28 October               Thursday                  OXI Day

27 December           Monday                    Christmas Day (in lieu)

28 December           Tuesday                    St. Stephen’s Day (in lieu)