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The Embassy

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

  • Embassy Team
  • Directions
  • Embassy Opening Hours
  • Embassy Closure Dates

Embassy Team



Ms. Orla Tunney

Deputy Head of Mission:

Mr. Tom Redmond





Avenida da Liberdade, Nr. 200, 4th floor, Lisbon

The Embassy is located on Avenida da Liberdade, one of Lisbon's main arteries at the heart of the city’s historic and commercial centre. We share the “VICTORIA” building, on your right hand side as you are going up the Avenue towards Praça Marquês de Pombal, with the Australian, Canadian and Slovakian Embassies as well as a range of financial, media and commercial organizations.

Public Transport

Several buses (709, 711, 736) and also the airport shuttle “Aerobus” stop practically outside the Embassy. The metro (Blue Line) is at two minutes walk from the Embassy. In all cases, the stop is called "Avenida".

Directions and Google Map.

Embassy Opening Hours

Embassy Opening Hours

The Embassy is open to the public Monday to Friday from 9.30am to 12.30pm or by prior appointment.

Our phone lines are open Monday to Friday from 9.30am to 12.30pm and from 2.30pm to 5pm.

Out of hours Emergency Contact Details

If you require emergency assistance while the Embassy is closed, please call the main Embassy number, +351 21 3308200, and leave a message on the Duty Officer voice mailbox. This mailbox is monitored regularly.

Embassy Closure Dates

Embassy Closure Dates

Public holidays to be observed by Embassy Lisbon 2018


1 January

Monday, New year’s Day


30 March

Friday, Good Friday


02 April

Monday, Easter  Monday


25 April

Wednesday, Liberty Day


01 May

Tuesday, Labour Day


31 May

Thursday, Corpus Christi


13 June

Wednesday, St. Anthony’s Day


15 August

Wednesday, Assumption Day


5 October

Friday, Republic Day


1 November

Thursday, All Saints Day 


25 December

Tuesday, Christmas


26 December

Wednesday, St. Stephen’s Day