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Consular Fees

Consular Fees

The following is a list of the most common fees charged for Consular Services carried out by the Embassy of Ireland.  

Please note we have now moved to online payments for applications for a Certificate of Freedom to Marry and a Foreign Birth Registration. 

Marriages Abroad

Please have your debit/credit card details and the required supporting documents ready before you begin your application.

You should expect to receive your Certificate of Freedom for your marriage abroad within 8 weeks of the date of marriage if submitted within the correct timeframe.

Certificate of Freedom to Marry (Certificate de Coutume/Nulla Osta)

Per Irish applicant: €60

Non- refundable postage fee: €6 (to Embassy Moscow for collection)

Total per Irish applicant: €66

Late fee

If you submit your application 28 days or less before the date of your intended marriage you will have to pay an additional fee of €60 per Irish applicant.

Payment methods

Payment is made online as part of the application process.

Registering a Foreign Birth

Please have your debit/credit card details and all the required supporting documents ready before you begin your application.

Applications for Foreign Birth Registration can take up to six months to process from the date of receipt of a complete application with all the required supporting documentation.

Over 18 years of age

Registration plus Certificate: €270

Non-refundable postage fee: €8

Total: €278

Under 18 years of age

Registration plus Certificate: €145

Non-refundable postage fee: €8 (to Embassy Moscow for collection)  

Total: €153

Payment methods

Payment is made by debit/credit card as part of the online application process

Passports and Miscellaneous Charges

Please note that fees must be paid in cash at the Embassy in Moscow. Payments must be made in Rubles and the Embassy will apply the prevailing exchange rate.

Euro prices are provided below as an aid to calculate cost. 

Standard 10 year €80

Large €110

5 Years (3-18) €26.50

Under 3 €16

Miscellaneous charges

Additional fees for the services below may apply depending on circumstances

Verifying/Certifying a copy of any document €40

Issuing certificates, letters or other documents not otherwise provided for in the regulations €40