Embassy of Ireland in Abu Dhabi


The Irish Embassy in United Arab Emirates is a bilateral mission in Abu Dhabi and promotes Irish interests in United Arab Emirates. The embassy of Ireland also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of United Arab Emirates. The Irish Embassy in Abu Dhabi is headed by Ciaron Madden - Ambassador of Ireland to United Arab Emirates.


Irish Embassy in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates 1 and 2 Khalifa Al Suwaidi Development Road 19 off 32nd Street, Al Bateen P. O. Box 61581 Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates


(+971) 2 495 8200


(+971) 2 681 9233





Ciaron Madden - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in United Arab Emirates require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Irish embassy in Abu Dhabi 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 Ireland

For all Irish visa related matters contact the embassy in Abu Dhabi before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.embassyofireland.ae ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+971) 2 495 8200 or email

Consulates of Ireland in United Arab Emirates

Next to the embassy in Abu Dhabi there could be additional Irish consulates located in United Arab Emirates.

Please check below for the locations of the Irish consulates in United Arab Emirates.

Irish Consulates in United Arab Emirates

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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