Embassy of Ireland in Rome


The Irish Embassy in Italy is a bilateral mission in Rome and promotes Irish interests in Italy. The embassy of Ireland also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Italy. The Irish Embassy in Rome is headed by Pat Hennessy - Ambassador of Ireland to Italy.


Irish Embassy in Rome, Italy Villa Spada Via Giacomo Medici, 1 00153 Rome Italy


(+39) 06 585 2381


(+39) 06 581 3336





Pat Hennessy - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Italy require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Irish embassy in Rome 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 Rome before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambasciata-irlanda.it ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+39) 06 585 2381 or email

Consulates of Ireland in Italy

Next to the embassy in Rome there could be additional Irish consulates located in Italy.

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

Irish Consulates in Italy

Next to the embassy in Rome, Ireland has consulates in the following cities: Milan

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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