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How to Apply for a Passport

Apply Online

This is the fastest and cheapest way to get your first Irish passport or renew your passport. Once you have your photo, it only takes about ten minutes!

Passport Online is the only way to apply for an Irish Passport in your country.

Passport Online will return your passport book, passport card and relevant supporting documentation directly to you.

Apply Online

If you are resident outside of Ireland and do not qualify for or wish to use the online system, you need to use an APS2 application form.

It is available in Irish (APS2G) and in English (APS2E).

APS2 forms are available:

  • By calling to the Embassy during office hours
  • Contacting us (include your name and full address in the form) and we will post you the forms

Further Information

Please see the detailed Documentary Requirements for Passport Applications page from the Passport Service.

Please see the detailed Photo Guidelines page from the Passport Service.

Please see the detailed How to get your application witnessed page from the Passport Service.

Please see the detailed Consent for Children page from the Passport Service.


Please see the detailed Passport Fees page on the main Department of Foreign Affairs website.

Fees and Where to Apply


The fee depends on the type of passport you apply for:

Standard Passports

  • Standard 10-year 34-page passport – SGD $145
  • Large 66-page, 10-year passport  –  SGD $190
  • Standard 5-year passport for minors, age 0-17 years, those between 3 and 18 years – SGD $70
  • Emergency Travel Document* – SGD $45

For information regarding fees for the Online Passport Renewal Service, please see:

Additional Fees

Out of hours fee** - SGD $120

Passport Certification Fee*** - SGD $60

*This fee applies to both Emergency Travel Certificates and emergency passports.

**The fee is additional to the fee for the passport itself.

***This a standard consular fee that is charged for the verification or certification of any document.

We regret that we cannot accept payment by debit or credit card. We accept payment by cash, cheque or postal orders, which should be made payable to the "Embassy of Ireland" in the relevant Singapore dollar amount.

Where to apply

Embassy Of Ireland
Ireland House
541 Orchard Road
Liat Towers, 8th Floor
Singapore 238881

The Embassy public counter is open from 09.30 - 13:00 and 13:30 - 16.30 from Monday - Friday.

We advise you to apply in person. If you choose to post your application, we strongly recommend that you use a reputable courier service. The Embassy cannot be held responsible for applications or documents lost in transit.