Irish Citizens who are over 18, and have held an Irish Passport can now apply for their Passport Book and/or Passport Card online.
Our How to Apply for a Passport Guide takes you through each step of your Irish Passport application. You can't apply online but the guide will answer some of the most common questions like:
If you are resident in Singapore, the Philippines, Timor-Leste or Brunei Darussalam, you need to use an APS2 application form.
APS2 forms are available from the Embassy. Please Contact Us to request an application form.
If the birth/marriage certificates are not in English, you must submit a certified English version of the original, translated by a registered translator.
If the birth/marriage certificate is not in English, you must also submit certified English versions of the originals, translated by a registered translator.
The information below is intended as a general guide only. Please read the photo guidelines accompanying the passport application form carefully. Photos that don’t meet these requirements will be rejected and may result in a delay in the issue of your new passport.
Infants or very young children who can't support themselves should be photographed lying down on a plain, white surface. No one else should appear in the photo, so make sure that hands or arms used to support the child are not visible.
If you have a disability that prevents you meeting all of these requirements, please Contact Us and we will offer you further advice.
The information below is intended only as a general guide. Please read all the instructions that accompany the application form for detailed advice on the documents required in your particular case.
A member of one of the professions listed below can witness your passport application form as long as they are satisfied as to your identify and that your four photos are a true likeness of you. Make sure you bring photo identification with you and be aware that the witness may ask you for more proof of identification - this is at their discretion.
Your application form is only valid for six months from the date your witness signs Section 9.
This is an additional requirement for children. Everyone under the age of 18 must have the consent of their parents/guardians to get a passport and this consent must be witnessed.
The only exception to this is if the child is married.
If your passport has been lost, stolen or damaged, you must:
If you lose two or more passports, it may delay the processing and restrict the period of validity for your next passport.
The fee depends on the type of passport you apply for:
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.
Embassy Of Ireland
541 Orchard Road
Liat Towers, 8th Floor
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.
It is very important to keep a record of your 11-digit application number as you will not be able to track your passport application without it. A peel-off sticker with the number can be found on the back page of the application form.