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Contact Embassy of Ireland, Saudi Arabia

Contacting the Visa Office

Please note that E-mail is our preferred mode of communication.

The Visa Office can be contacted through the form below. Please read the automated reply carefully as it contains important information that may answer your query.  If you still have a question please follow the instructions in the email and we will respond to your query within 72 hours.

If your query is still not answered you can speak with a visa officer by calling +96611 4882300. This number is open for visa queries from 9.00 am until 11.00 am Sunday – Thursday only. 

You can also contact the Consulate or Embassy where you submitted your visa application, they may be able to help with your query. Details of the relevant Consulate or Embassy in your country of residence can be found on the Department of Foreign Affairs website.

Status Enquiries

Please do not contact this office to enquire about the status of your application.  Once a decision is made on an application it is communicated to you without delay by the Visa Office, Consulate or Embassy where you lodged your application.

Please note that the Embassy does not discuss refused applications, please read the letter that accompanied the refusal decision for instructions on lodging an appeal.

Contacting the Embassy

If you have a general query or require assistance other than visas you can contact the Embassy by email using the form below or by calling +96611 4882300 between 9.00 am and 16:00 pm Sunday to Thursday.

Emergency Contact Details Out of Hours

Out of hours Emergency Contact Details for Irish Citizens.

Important Note: Visa queries will not be dealt with by the Duty Officer under any circumstances.  This number is for emergencies only.

Please read the visa section above for information on contacting the Visa Office.

If you are an Irish citizen and require emergency out of hours assistance you can contact the Duty Officer at +966 550 543 386. 

If your call is not answered or you are unable to make a voice call please send a text message with your name, contact information for you and your sponsor and details of your emergency.  The Duty Officer will respond to you as soon as possible.