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Honorary Consulate Bilbao

The Honorary Consulate in Bilbao covers: Bilbao and the provinces of Vizcaya, Álava & Guipúzcoa, as well as Navarra and Cantabria. 

Mr. Rocco Caira
Honorary Consul of Ireland
Avda. Madariaga
1 - 2º Dep. 10
48014 Bilbao

Tel: +34 944 230 414
Fax: +34 944 230 414
E-mail: bilbao@honoraryconsul.ie 


Consulate opening hours: The Honorary Consulate in Bilbao opens on an appointment-only basis.  Please make an appointment by calling or emailing the Consulate using the contact details above.  The email and telephone mailboxes are monitored on working days

Closure dates of the Embassy and Honorary Consulates

If you require emergency assistance please phone the Embassy on: +34 914364093. If calling outside of office hours, you may be asked to leave a message on the emergency answering service. The answering machine is monitored regularly, and the Duty Officer at the Embassy will contact you as soon as possible.

Local English speaking Contacts:

Funeral Directors
Funeraria la Auxiliadora 
Calle Alameda de Rekalde 10
48009 Bilbao
Tel : 944 237 250 / 944 372 207; Fax; 944 236 984

Funeraria Bilbaína
Calle Alameda de Rekalde 12
48009 Bilbao
Tel: 944 241 065

Servisa S.A. - Tanatorio Bilbao
Calle Estrada San Agustín 9
48007 Bilbao
Tel: 944 461 906; Fax: 944 460 604

Hospitals (Public)
Hospital de Basurto
Avenida de Montevideo, 18
48013 Bilbao
94 400 60 00

Hospital de Cruces
Plaza Cruces-gurutzeta, 12
48903 Barakaldo
94 600 60 00

Lawyers in Bilbao

Local Ex-Pat Associations
Irish-Basque Association