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The Embassy

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

 

Ambassador:

Seamus Mac Aonghusa

 

Directions to the Embassy

Alberta Street 13
Riga, LV-1010
Latvia

The Embassy is located on the corner of Strelnieku and Alberta Streets.

The nearest stop for trolley-bus no 19 and 24 is on Kalpaka Boulevard.

Detailed map directions to Embassy

Mission Closure Dates for 2017

The Embassy of Ireland will close on the following dates in 2017:

1. Monday, 2 January
2. Friday, 14 April (Good Friday)
3. Monday, 17 April (Easter Monday)
4. Monday, 1 May
5. Thursday, 4 May (Anniversary of signing of Latvian Independence Declaration)
6. Friday, 23 June (Latvian Midsummer's holidays)
7. Monday, 20 November (as Latvian Independence Day - 18 November falls on Saturday) 
8. Monday, 25 December (Christmas holiday)
9. Tuesday, 26 December (Christmas holiday)


An emergency service is available for Irish citizens by calling +371 6703 9370. 

Public callers
10.00 -12.00 Monday to Friday


Visa telephone queries
09.30 -12.30 (Monday to Friday)


Visa appointments
14.30 -16.00 (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday)


If you are an Irish citizen in need of emergency assistance, please follow the instructions provided on the out-of-hours message at +371 6703 9370.


No visa service is provided outside of normal working hours.