I am delighted to welcome you to the website of our Embassy which I
hope you will find useful and informative. In addition to
providing information on the services provided by the Embassy, it
is a source of information on Ireland and Australia alike and on
the links between our two countries. If you have comments
about our website or require further information on Ireland, please
HE Noel White,
Ambassador of Ireland
The main menu is on the left of this page but we have quicklinks on
the right covering some of our most frequently asked
Within this paragraph you can click on links to websites
of other Irish government offices in Australia:
in Sydney, Enterprise Ireland, the
Industrial Development Authority,
and Tourism Ireland which
promotes travel to the island of Ireland.
Web visitors from New Zealand should not overlook the website of
our Honorary Consul in Auckland.
Click here to see our travel advice for Irish
visitors to Australia!
Information for passport applicants: ID requirements for
passport applications from first-time adult applicants,
or applications for a replacement of a lost or stolen passport
The passport waiting time is now 8 to 10 weeks.
Interested in offering commercial support to Irish companies
in Australia and New Zealand? Visit the NEW Connecting Ireland Website
Invitation for Irish citizens resident abroad to express their
views on future Constitutional change (PDF 61kb)
Research your Irish ancestry! The 1901 and 1911
Census of Ireland are now searchable online at no
Puzzling over an Irish location in your family history? Consult the
Day greetings from the President Michael D. Higgins