In the context of rapidly evolving global and Jordan specific responses to COVID-19 be aware that from Tuesday 17th March, all borders (land, sea and air) have closed, and that all flights are suspended indefinitely.
From Saturday 21 March 7am, strict curfew has been applied to Jordan, indefinitely. This means that you are not permitted to leave your home, unless in cases of medical emergency. All supermarkets and other places of business have been closed. On Tuesday 24 March the restrictions will temporarily be lifted to allow people to buy necessary food and medical supplies. Please monitor our social media accounts @Irelembjordan for further updates. Please note that if you do unlawfully leave your home/place of residence, you are liable to be imprisoned for up to 1 year. The military and police are patrolling streets, roads and highways.
The Embassy remains open however the work of the Consular Desk and Visa Desk (following closure of VFS) will focus primarily on emergency cases. For emergency assistance call 0799732370, for general queries call 0799715428 and email AmmanEm@dfa.ie. Please monitor our travel advice on this website for updates, along with @Irlembjordan on Facebook and Twitter.