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.
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
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 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
Under 18 years of age
Registration plus Certificate: €145
Non-refundable postage fee: €8 (to Embassy Moscow for collection)
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
5 Years (3-18) €26.50
Under 3 €16
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