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The Embassy

  • Embassy Team
  • Directions
  • Opening Hours
  • Closure Dates

Embassy Team


Ms. Alma Ní Choigligh

Deputy Head of Mission:

Mr. Finn Plekkenpol

Second Secretary:

Mr. Jonathan McMahon




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.

Opening Hours

Embassy Opening Hours

Embassy Opening Hours

The Embassy’s public office is operating on an appointment basis from 9.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m., Monday to Friday. Appointments can be requested by emailing us at lisbonembassy@dfa.ie

Out of hours Emergency Contact Details

If you are an Irish citizen in a genuine emergency situation and in need of urgent consular assistance, please call 00 351 213308200 and leave a message on the Duty Officer voice mailbox stating your name, phone number and give a brief description of the emergency. A consular officer will call you back as soon as possible in cases of genuine emergencies. Alternatively, you can call the Duty Officer at the Department of Foreign Affairs on 00353 1 408 2000.

Closure Dates

Embassy Closure Dates

Public holidays to be observed by Embassy Lisbon 2023


Public Holiday

07 April

Good Friday

10 April

Easter Monday

25 April

Liberty Day

01 May

Labour day

08 June

Corpus Christi

13 June

St. Anthony’s Day

15 August


05 October

Republic Day

01 November

All Saints Day

01 December

Independence Day

08 December

Immaculate Conception

25 December


26 December

St. Stephen’s Day