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The Embassy

Who we are and where to find us.

  • The Embassy Staff
  • Directions
  • Embassy Closure Dates
  • Embassy Opening Hours

The Embassy Staff



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.


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.


Embassy Closure Dates

Embassy Closure Dates for 2018

1 January

New Year's Day (Monday)

1 February

Federal Territory Day (Thursday)

16 February

Chinese New Year (Friday)

19 March

In lieu of St. Patrick’s Day (Monday)

30 March 

Good Friday (Friday)

2 April

Easter Monday (Monday)

1 May 

Labour Day (Tuesday)

15 June

Hari Raya Aidil Fitri (Friday)

22 August 

Hari Raya Haji (Wednesday)

31 August

National Day (Friday)

10 September

In lieu of King’s Birthday on 

9th September (Monday)

17 September 

In lieu of Malaysia Day on 16th September (Monday)

6 November

Deepavali (Tuesday) 

25 December

Christmas Day (Tuesday)

26 December

St Stephen's Day (Wednesday)

Embassy 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.