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The Embassy

  • Embassy Staff
  • Directions
  • Opening Hours
  • Closure Dates

Embassy Staff


Patricia O'Brien

Deputy Head of Mission:

Caitríona de Búrca

First Secretary:

Arianna Whelan

First Secretary:

Damien Kelly

Second Secretary:

Siobhán Kelly Antonucci



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
Website: https://www.dfa.ie/irish-embassy/italy/

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 2022

The Embassy of Ireland to Italy will be closed on the following dates in the year 2022:

Monday, 3 January                           In lieu of New Year's Day (1 January)                            
Thursday, 6 January Ephipany Day
Monday, 21 March In lieu of St. Patrick's Day (17 March)
Tuesday, 22 March In lieu of St. Brigid's Day (1 February)
Friday, 15 April Good Friday
Monday, 18 April Easter Monday
Monday, 2 May In lieu of Labour Day (1 May)
Thursday, 2 June Republic Day
Monday, 15 August Ferragosto Day
Monday, 31 October In lieu of All Saints' Day (1 November)
Monday, 26 December St. Stephen's Day
Tuesday, 27 December In lieu of Christmas Day (25 December)
Friday, 30 December In lieu of Immaculate Conception Day (8 December)