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Passport Fees

Please note that USD fees for passports are regularly updated to keep in line with the Euro fees charged by the Passport Office in Ireland. Please also note that from 11th April 2011, fees also apply to persons aged 65 and over.



(in USD) 

Standard 10 Year

Available only to those aged 18 years and older


Large 10 Year

Available on request to very frequent travellers aged 18 years and older


Standard 3 Year

Issued to children under 3 years


Standard 5 Year

Issued to youths aged between 3-17 years inclusive


Postage Fees:

Please choose only one of the following:

Certified Mail


Local Courier Service


International Courier Service

$35 (available outside the U.S. only)

Urgent Fees:





Please note not available for first time applicants or for replacing lost or stolen passports. Applicants must provide a flight itinerary to avail of this expedited service.


Additional fees apply for emergency travel documents issued outside normal hours of opening and/or for same/next day delivery. 

Fees may vary across our network of consulates in the USA – this is due to the different postage/courier fees that may apply.



The Embassy accepts payments for passports in the form of money order or certified bank check/draft only. Payments should be made payable to the ‘Department of Foreign Affairs - Ireland'. The Embassy cannot accept cash payments.