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The Embassy

  • Embassy Team
  • Directions
  • Opening Hours
  • Closure Dates

Embassy Team


Eamon Hickey

Deputy Head of Mission:

Catherine Aylward


The Irish Embassy in Kuala Lumpur is located on the 5th floor of the South Block of the Amp Walk building on Jalan Ampang.

The Amp Walk building is located opposite Hok Choon supermarket.

The nearest LRT station is Ampang Park.

Embassy of Ireland

5th Floor
South Block
The Amp Walk
218 Jalan Ampang
50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

TEL: + 603 2167 8200
FAX: + 603 2161 3427

Detailed directions including a google map are also available.


Opening Hours

Embassy Opening Hours

Monday to Thursday: 9:30am to 12:30pm and 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Friday: 9:30am to 12:30 pm

Public hours for submission of passport and visa applications are as above.

For other consular services, please contact the Embassy for an appointment.


Emergency Contact Details

If you require urgent assistance while the Embassy is closed, contact the Embassy at + 603 2167 8200 and leave a detailed message including a contact number at which you can be reached. This mailbox is monitored regularly. Please note that this messaging service is strictly for emergencies. Alternatively, you may contact the Duty Officer at the Department of Foreign Affairs in Dublin at +353-1-408 2000. 


Closure Dates

Embassy Closure Dates for 2019

1 January New Year’s Day (Tuesday)
1 February Federal Territory Day (Friday)
5 February Chinese New Year (Tuesday)
6 February Chinese New Year – Second day (Wednesday)
18 March In lieu of St Patrick’s Day on Sunday, 17th March (Monday)
19 April Good Friday* (Friday)
22 April Easter Monday* (Monday)
1 May Labour Day (Wednesday)
5 June Hari Raya Puasa (Wednesday)
6 June Hari Raya Puasa – Second day (Thursday)
12 August In lieu of Hari Raya Haji on Sunday, 11th August (Monday)
9 September King’s Birthday (Monday)
16 September Malaysia Day (Monday)
28 October In lieu of Deepavali on Sunday, 27th October (Monday)
25 December Christmas Day (Wednesday)
26 December St Stephen’s Day* (Thursday)