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The Embassy

  • Embassy Team
  • Directions
  • Opening Hours
  • Closure Dates

Embassy Team

Ambassador: Paul Sherlock

Head of Development: Bronagh Carr

Development Specialist: Adrian Fitzgerald

Development Specialist: Niall Morris

Second Secretary: Chloë Horne


Embassy of Ireland,
353 Touré Drive,
Dar es Salaam,

Embassy of Ireland, Tanzania

The Embassy is located on Msasani Peninsula, opposite the Golden Tulip Hotel.

Out of hours Emergency Contact Details

In cases of emergency outside of regular office hours, the Embassy can be contacted by calling the Duty Officer directly on +255 754 783 455


Opening Hours

General office opening hours:

09:00 - 12:30 weekdays, except public holidays.

Tel:  +255 22 2213800

Fax: +255 22 2602 367

Submit an email query

Closure Dates

The Embassy will be closed on the following days in 2019

1st  January, New Year.
12th January, Zanzibar Revolution Day.
7th April, The Sheikh Abed Amani Karume Day.
19th April Good Friday.
22nd April, Easter Monday.
26th April, Union Celebrations.
1st May, Workers’ Day.
5th* - 6th* June or 6th* - 7th*  June, Eid El- Fitri.
7th July, International Trade Fair.
8th August, Peasants Day.
11th*  or 12th* August, Eid El - Hajj.
14th October, The Mwalimu Nyerere Day.
10th* or 11th November, Maulid Day.
9th  December, Independence and Republic Day.
25th December, Christmas Day.
26th December, Boxing Day.

 *These Holidays will depend on the sighting of the moon