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The Embassy

  • Embassy Team
  • Directions
  • Opening Hours
  • Closure Dates

Embassy Team


Orla Tunney

Deputy Head of Mission:

Frank Bradley


Brendan Walsh


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 Public Opening Hours

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

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

Friday: 9:30am to 12:30 pm

For other consular services, please contact us directly to arrange 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 2023


2 January

New Year's Day* observed (Monday)


23 January

Chinese New Year Holiday (Monday)


24 January

Chinese New Year Holiday 2 observed (Tuesday)


6 February

Thaipusam observed* (Monday) (St Bridget’s Day Ireland)


20 March

St. Patrick’s Day Observed


7 April

Good Friday* (Friday)


10 April

Easter Monday* (Monday)


24 April

Hari Raya Puasa Day 2 observed (Monday, Tentative Date)


1 May

Labour Day* (Monday)


5 June

King’s Birthday* (Monday)


29 June

Hari Raya Haji (Thursday, Tentative Date)


31 August

Merdeka (Independence) Day (Thursday)


13 November

Deepavali observed (Monday)


25 December

Christmas Day* (Monday)


26 December

St. Stephen’s Day* (Tuesday)



Holidays marked * are Irish Public Holidays