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Important Reminder of PSC requirement for First Time Passport Applicants
Our How to Apply for a Passport Guide takes you through each step of your Irish Passport application
Documentary Requirements for Passport Applications
1. Make sure your passport and your family's passports are in date before you book any holidays.
2. Apply Early, at least six weeks before you are travelling - that way you will not be disappointed.
3. Use Passport Express if you are travelling in three weeks or more (15 working days). Otherwise make an appointment.
Applications can be submitted online or through the free app from anywhere in the world.
You can track the progress of your Passport/Passport Card application using your 11 digit application number.
For general information on how long applications are currently taking to process
How to apply for a passport
The Passport appointment service is available for those travelling at short notice (3-10 working days)
How to apply via Passport Express
Passport renewal reminder