Embassy of Ireland in Vatican


The Irish Embassy in Vatican City is a bilateral mission in Vatican and promotes Irish interests in Vatican City. The embassy of Ireland also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Vatican City. The Irish Embassy in Vatican is headed by Helena Keleher, Charge dAffaires a.i. of Ireland to Vatican City.


Irish Embassy in Vatican, the Holy See (Vatican City) Via Garibaldi, 29 00153 Rome Holy See (Vatican City)


(+39) 06 581 0777


(+39) 06 589 5709





Helena Keleher, Charge dAffaires a.i.

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Vatican City require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Irish embassy in Vatican 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 Vatican before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+39) 06 581 0777 or email holyseeembassy@dfa.ie

Consulates of Ireland in Vatican City

Next to the embassy in Vatican there could be additional Irish consulates located in Vatican City.

Please check below for the locations of the Irish consulates in Vatican City.

Irish Consulates in Vatican City

Next to the embassy in Vatican, 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 Vatican City ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Irish Embassy in Vatican offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Vatican City to Ireland as wel as for Irish citizens in Vatican City. 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.