Embassy of the United Kingdom in Dublin


The British Embassy in Ireland is a bilateral mission in Dublin and promotes British interests in Ireland. The embassy of the United Kingdom also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Ireland. The British Embassy in Dublin is headed by Mr Julian King - Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Ireland.


British Embassy in Dublin, Ireland 29 Merrion Road Ballsbridge Dublin 4 Ireland


(+353) (1) 205 3700


(+353) (1) 205 3885






Mr Julian King - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Ireland require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Dublin you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for the United Kingdom

For all British visa related matters contact the embassy in Dublin before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (britishembassyinireland.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+353) (1) 205 3700 or email chancery.dublin@fco.gov.uk

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Ireland

Next to the embassy in Dublin there could be additional British consulates located in Ireland.

Please check below for the locations of the British consulates in Ireland.

British Consulates in Ireland

Next to the embassy in Dublin, the United Kingdom has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that United Kingdom does not have any consulates located in Ireland ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the British Embassy in Dublin offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Ireland to United Kingdom as wel as for British citizens in Ireland. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, British nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.