Embassy of Ireland in Beijing


The Irish Embassy in China is a bilateral mission in Beijing and promotes Irish interests in China. The embassy of Ireland also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of China. The Irish Embassy in Beijing is headed by Mr Paul Kavanagh - Ambassador of Ireland to China.


Irish Embassy in Beijing, China, 3 Ri Tan Dong lu, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100600, China


(+86) 10 8531 6200


(+86) 10 6532 6857






Mr Paul Kavanagh - Ambassador

Office Hours:

09.00-12.30 and 14.00-17.00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in China require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Irish embassy in Beijing 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 Beijing before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.embassyofireland.cn ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+86) 10 8531 6200 or email beijing@dfa.ie

Consulates of Ireland in China

Next to the embassy in Beijing there could be additional Irish consulates located in China.

Please check below for the locations of the Irish consulates in China.

Irish Consulates in China

Next to the embassy in Beijing, Ireland has consulates in the following cities: Shanghai

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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