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The Embassy

  • Embassy Staff
  • Directions
  • Opening Hours
  • Closure Dates

Embassy Staff


Colm Ó Floinn

Deputy Head of Mission:

Margaret Ryan

First Secretary:

Chiara Popplewell

First Secretary:

Paul Kiernan

Second Secretary:

Darragh Higgins



Practical information on who we are and how to find us.

Embassy of Ireland Italy

Diplomatic and Consular Information for Italy

Embassy of Ireland
Villa Spada
Via Giacomo Medici 1
00153 Roma
Tel: +39 06 585 2381
Fax: +39 06 581 3336
Email: Submit your query

Find detailed directions and a google map to the Embassy's location

Opening Hours

Opening Times

Embassy: Monday – Friday 9:15am to 1:00pm & 2:15pm to 5:30pm
Passport Office: Monday – Friday 10:00am to 12:30pm & 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Visa Office: Public hours are Monday – Wednesday - Friday 10:00am to 12:30pm

Out of hours Emergency Contact Details

The Embassy operates a weekend out-of-hours service for Irish citizens requiring emergency assistance. If you are in need of emergency assistance, please ring the Embassy at (+39) 06 5852 381 and leave a message on the answering machine. The answering machine is monitored regularly, and the Duty Officer will contact you as soon as possible. When you leave a message, remember to state your name, the nature of the problem, where you are now and the details of how the Duty Officer can contact you (e.g. leave your mobile phone number, or the phone number of the hotel/hostel where you are staying).

Closure Dates

Mission Closure Dates for 2019

The Embassy of Ireland to Italy will be closed on the following dates in the year 2019:

Tuesday, January 1     

New Year’s Day

Monday, January 7

In lieu of Epiphany days 6 January

Monday, 18 March

In lieu of St. Patrick’s Day

Friday, 19 April

Good Friday

Monday, 22 April

Easter Monday

Wednesday, 1 May

Labour Day  

Monday, June 3

In lieu of Republic Day 2 June

Thursday, 15 August


Friday, 1 November  

All Saints’ Day

Wednesday, 25 December

Christmas Day

Thursday, 26 December

St Stephen’s Day

Friday, 27 December

In lieu of 8 December Immaculate Conception day