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The Embassy

Practical information on who we are and how to find us.

  • The Embassy Team
  • Directions
  • Embassy Closure Dates
  • Embassy Opening Hours

The Embassy Team

Ambassador:

Aidan Cronin

Deputy Head of Mission:

Anita Kelly

Second Secretary:

Louise Wilson

Head of Visa Office:

Miriam Hughes

Visa Attachés:

Pierce Martyn

Anne Dillon

Levinia Lyne

Agriculture Attaché:

Noel Collins

Directions

Directions

Address

Embassy of Ireland
Al Yasat Street off 6th Street
Al Bateen
Abu Dhabi
P.O. Box 61581
United Arab Emirates

Telephone: +971 (0)2 4958200
Fax: +971 (0)2 6819233

Contact Us

Travelling to the Embassy

The Embassy is located on 19th Street just off 32nd Street in the Al Bateen / Khalidiya area of Abu Dhabi.

From the Khalidiya Corniche Abu Dhabi (1st Street) – Turn onto 32nd Street and proceed though the junction of Zayed the First Street and 32nd Street. Take the second turn after the junction on to 19th Street and the Embassy is on your immediate right-hand side opposite the Al Ittihad Model School.

From Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street (30th Street) – Proceed until the junction of Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street and Zayed the First Street. Take a left onto Zayed the First Street and take the next left at the junction at Zayed the First Street and 32nd Street. Take the second turn on 32nd Street onto 19th Street and the Embassy is on your immediate right-hand side opposite the Al Ittihad Model School.

From Airport Road (2nd Street) – Proceed until the junction of Airport Road and Zayed the First Street (at the corner of the Al Hosn Palace). Take a left onto Zayed the First Street and proceed until the junction at Zayed the First Street and 32nd Street. Take the second turn on 32nd Street onto 19th Street and the Embassy is on your immediate right-hand side opposite the Al Ittihad Model School.

From Yas Island – Proceed along the Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Road. Follow the signs for the Corniche. Proceed along the Corniche (going towards the Emirates Palace) until the junction of Corniche and 32nd Street. Turn left onto 32nd Street and proceed though the junction of Zayed the First Street and 32nd Street. Take the second turn after the junction onto 19th Street and the Embassy is on your immediate right-hand side opposite the Al Ittihad Model School.

The Embassy's GPS co-ordinates are:

N24°27.777'
E054°20.538'

Detailed directions and Google Map.

Please note that these itineraries are provided for information only.

Embassy of Ireland Representative Office Dubai

15th Floor 
The H Hotel Dubai
Commercial Tower
No 1 Sheikh Zayed Road
PO Box 115425
Dubai

Google Map

Office hours: 9am to 1pm Sunday to Thursday
Phone: + 971 (0) 4 3298382

It is strongly advised that you make an appointment before attending the Dubai Representative Office as the Irish Embassy Liaison Officer may be required to attend to consular and other matters outside the office during office hours. 

Embassy Closure Dates

2019 UAE Holiday - Embassy Closures

Date Day Holiday
01 January 2019 Tue New Year's Day
21 April 2019 Sun Easter
04 June 2019 Tue Eid Al Fitr
05 June 2019 Wed Eid Al Fitr
11 August 2019 Sun Arafat Day
12 August 2019 Mon Eid Al Adha
13 August 2019 Tue Eid Al Adha
31 August 2019 Sat Islamic New Year
09 November 2019 Sat Prophet Mohamed's Birthday
02 December 2019 Mon National Day
25 December 2019 Wed Christmas
26 December 2019 Thu Christmas

Embassy Opening Hours

Embassy Opening Hours

Public Office Opening Times

Sunday – Thursday 9:00am to 1:00pm

Contact the Embassy

If there is an emergency, or if you need help and advice, you can Contact Us.

If you need emergency assistance from the Embassy outside of office hours, our telephone number is: +971 (0) 2 4958200.  Leave us a message giving:

  • Your name
  • The nature of your problem
  • Where you are now
  • Your contact details (mobile phone number or phone number of where you’re staying)

We regularly monitor these messages and one of our staff members will be in contact with you.