Embassy of Ireland in Paris


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


Irish Embassy in Paris, France 12 Avenue Foch 75116 Paris France


(+33) 331 4417 6700


(+33) 331 4417 6750






Mr Paul Kavanagh - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in France require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Irish embassy in Paris 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 Paris before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.embassyofireland.fr ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+33) 331 4417 6700 or email paris@dfa.ie

Consulates of Ireland in France

Next to the embassy in Paris there could be additional Irish consulates located in France.

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

Irish Consulates in France

Next to the embassy in Paris, Ireland has consulates in the following cities: Cherbourg, Lyon and Nice

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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