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Covid-19: Message from Ambassador Cronin

Covid-19: Frequently Asked Questions

Covid-19: Revised Embassy Business Arrangements

In order to safeguard the health and welfare of our customers and our staff and in line with the direction of the UAE authorities for citizens and residents to remain in their homes, the Embassy will not be open to the public until further notice. 

In the case of an emergency involving an Irish Citizen, please call the Embassy on +971(0)2 495 8200 and leave a message. The Duty Officer will return your call as soon as possible. Please note that the Duty Officer will deal with emergency calls only, all other queries should be made by email. Any non-emergency messages will have to be deleted to preserve space.

For all queries, we ask that you email us on or use the contact form to give an outline of your query. A member of our staff will respond to you as soon as possible.

Ireland visa queries should be emailed to 

Passport renewal applications can be made online. Please note that we will not be able to offer a passport collection or distribution service until the Embassy reopens. 

These arrangements will be updated as the situation evolves.



Passport Online: Worldwide renewals

Passport Online: Worldwide renewals

Adults and children around the world can renew their Irish passport online. This is the quickest, easiest and cheapest way to apply for your passport today. You can apply for a passport book, a card or both! The application takes about ten minutes and you can take your photo with your phone!

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Contact Embassy of Ireland, UAE

Address & Opening Hours

Embassy of Ireland

Al Yasat Street off 6th Street
Al Bateen
Abu Dhabi
P.O. Box 61581

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Ambassador Aidan Cronin

Ambassador Aidan Cronin