List of diplomatic missions of Ireland

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Ireland has diplomatic relations with 161 other governments. Ireland has numerous embassies and consulates abroad.

Countries with Irish diplomatic missions

Honorary consulates and the missions of IDA Ireland, Ireland's investment and trade promotion agency, are ommitted from this listing.

Current missionsEdit

AfricaEdit

Host country Host city Mission level Concurrent accreditation Ref.
  Egypt Cairo Embassy
Countries:
[1]
  Ethiopia Addis Ababa Embassy
Countries:
[2]
  Kenya Nairobi Embassy
Countries:
[2][3]
  Liberia[note 1] Monrovia Embassy [2][4]
  Malawi Lilongwe Embassy [2]
  Mozambique Maputo Embassy
Countries:
[2]
  Nigeria Abuja Embassy
Countries:
[2]
  Sierra Leone Freetown Embassy
Countries:
[2]
  South Africa Pretoria Embassy
Countries:
[2][5]
Cape Town Liaison office [2][5]
  Tanzania Dar es Salaam Embassy
Countries:
[2]
  Uganda Kampala Embassy
Countries:
[2]
  Zambia Lusaka Embassy
Countries:
[2]

AmericasEdit

Host country Host city Mission level Concurrent accreditation Ref.
  Argentina Buenos Aires Embassy
Countries:
[6]
  Brazil Brasília Embassy
Countries:
[6]
São Paulo Consulate General [6]
  Canada Ottawa Embassy
Countries:
[7][8]
Vancouver Consulate General [7]
  Chile Santiago Embassy
Countries:
[6]
  Colombia Bogotá Embassy
Countries:
[7][6]
  Mexico Mexico City Embassy
Countries:
[7]
  United States Washington, D.C. Embassy
International Organizations:
[7][9]
Atlanta Consulate General [7]
Austin Consulate General [7]
Boston Consulate General [7]
Chicago Consulate General [7]
Los Angeles Consulate General [7]
New York City Consulate General [7]
San Francisco Consulate General [7]

AsiaEdit

Host country Host city Mission level Concurrent accreditation Ref.
  China Beijing Embassy
Countries:
[10]
Hong Kong Consulate General [10]
Shanghai Consulate General [10][11]
  India New Delhi Embassy
Countries:
[10]
Mumbai Consulate General [10][12]
  Indonesia Jakarta Embassy [10][13]
  Israel Tel Aviv Embassy [1]
  Japan Tokyo Embassy [10]
  Jordan Amman Embassy
Countries:
[1]
  Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Embassy [1]
  Palestine Ramallah Representative office [1]
  Saudi Arabia Riyadh Embassy
Countries:
[1]
  Singapore Singapore Embassy
Countries:
[10]
  South Korea Seoul Embassy
Countries:
[10]
  Thailand Bangkok Embassy
Countries:
[10]
  Turkey Ankara Embassy
Countries:
[10][14]
  United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi Embassy
Countries:
[10][1]
  Vietnam Hanoi Embassy
Countries:
[10]

EuropeEdit

Host country Host city Mission level Concurrent accreditation Ref.
  Austria Vienna Embassy [14][15][16]
  Belgium Brussels Embassy [14]
  Bulgaria Sofia Embassy
Countries:
[14]
  Croatia Zagreb Embassy [14]
  Cyprus Nicosia Embassy [14]
  Czechia Prague Embassy [14]
  Estonia Tallinn Embassy [14]
  Finland Helsinki Embassy [14]
  France Paris Embassy
Countries:
[14]
  Germany Berlin Embassy [14]
Frankfurt Consulate General [14][17]
  Greece Athens Embassy
Countries:
[14]
   Holy See[note 6] Rome Embassy [14][18]
  Hungary Budapest Embassy
Countries:
[14]
  Italy Rome Embassy
Countries:
[14][1]
  Latvia Riga Embassy [14]
  Lithuania Vilnius Embassy
Countries:
[14]
  Luxembourg Luxembourg City Embassy [14]
  Malta Valletta Embassy [14]
  Netherlands The Hague Embassy
International Organizations:
[14][19]
  Norway Oslo Embassy
Countries:
[14]
  Poland Warsaw Embassy [14]
  Portugal Lisbon Embassy
Countries:
[14][1][2]
  Romania Bucharest Embassy
Countries:
[14]
  Russia Moscow Embassy
Countries:
[14]
  Slovakia Bratislava Embassy [14]
  Slovenia Ljubljana Embassy
Countries:
[14]
  Spain Madrid Embassy
Countries:
[14][1]
  Sweden Stockholm Embassy [14]
   Switzerland Bern Embassy
Countries:
[14][1]
  Ukraine Kyiv Embassy [14]
  United Kingdom London Embassy [14]
Cardiff Consulate General [14]
Edinburgh Consulate General [14]
Manchester Consulate General [14][20]

OceaniaEdit

Host country Host city Mission level Concurrent accreditation Ref.
  Australia Canberra Embassy
Countries:
[10][21]
Sydney Consulate General [10]
  New Zealand Wellington Embassy
Countries:
[10][22]

Multilateral organisationsEdit

Organization Host city Host country Type of mission Concurrent accreditation Ref.
  Council of Europe Strasbourg France Permanent Mission [23]
  European Union Brussels Belgium Permanent Representation [23]
  OECD Paris France Permanent Representation
International Organizations:
[23]
  OSCE Vienna Austria Permanent Mission [23]
  United Nations New York City United States Permanent Mission [23]
Geneva Switzerland Permanent Mission
International Organizations:
[23]

GalleryEdit

Closed missionsEdit

AfricaEdit

Host country Host city Mission level Year closed Ref.
  Lesotho Maseru Embassy 2014 [24][25]

AsiaEdit

Host country Host city Mission level Year closed Ref.
  East Timor Dili Representative office 2011 [26]
  Iran Tehran Embassy 2012 [26][27]

Future MissionsEdit

In July 2021, Minister for Foreign affairs Simon Coveney announced the creation of four new missions.[28]

  • An embassy in Dakar, Senegal
  • A consulate general in Lyon, France.
  • A consulate general in Miami, USA.
  • A consulate general in Toronto, Canada.

As of August 2021, it is unclear when said missions will begin operating.

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Although Ireland has a embassy in Monrovia, it is the resident ambassador in Sierra Leone that is accredited to Liberia. The embassy in Monrovia is led by a Chargé d'affaires.
  2. ^ Accredited as an observer mission.
  3. ^ Accredited as an observer mission.
  4. ^ Accredited as an observer mission.
  5. ^ Accredited as an observer mission.
  6. ^ The Irish Embassy to the Holy See is located outside Vatican territory, in Rome.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "Diplomatic and Consular Information for the Middle East and North Africa". Department of Foreign Affairs of Ireland. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m "Diplomatic and Consular Information for Sub-Saharan Africa". Department of Foreign Affairs of Ireland. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  3. ^ https://wedocs.unep.org/bitstream/handle/20.500.11822/30159/CPR%20directorynew.pdf?sequence=1&isAllowed=y
  4. ^ "Embassy of Ireland, Liberia". Department of Foreign Affairs of Ireland. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  5. ^ a b "Embassy of Ireland, South Africa". Department of Foreign Affairs of Ireland. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  6. ^ a b c d e "Diplomatic and Consular Information for South America". Department of Foreign Affairs of Ireland. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  7. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l "Diplomatic and Consular Information for North & Central America". Department of Foreign Affairs of Ireland. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  8. ^ "Diplomatic and Consular Information for the Caribbean". Department of Foreign Affairs of Ireland. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  9. ^ "OAS - Organization of American States: Democracy for peace, security, and development". August 2009.
  10. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p "Diplomatic and Consular Information for Asia and Oceania". Department of Foreign Affairs of Ireland. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  11. ^ "Consulate General of Ireland, Shanghai". Department of Foreign Affairs of Ireland. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  12. ^ "Consulate General of Ireland, Mumbai". Department of Foreign Affairs of Ireland. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  13. ^ https://asean.org/ambassador-ireland-asean-presents-credentials/
  14. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj "Diplomatic and Consular Information for Europe". Department of Foreign Affairs of Ireland. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  15. ^ "Embassy of Ireland, Austria". Department of Foreign Affairs of Ireland. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  16. ^ "Permanent Missions to the United Nations (Vienna)".
  17. ^ "Consulate General of Ireland, Frankfurt". Department of Foreign Affairs of Ireland. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  18. ^ "Embassy of Ireland, Holy See". Department of Foreign Affairs of Ireland. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  19. ^ "Ireland".
  20. ^ "Consulate General of Ireland, Manchester". Department of Foreign Affairs of Ireland. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  21. ^ http://naurugov.nr/government-information-office/media-release/president-receives-ireland-ambassador-designate-%C3%B3-caolla%C3%AD.aspx
  22. ^ "First Irish Ambassador welcomed by Head of State".
  23. ^ a b c d e f "International organisations". Department of Foreign Affairs of Ireland. Retrieved 22 August 2021.
  24. ^ Foxe, Ken. "No place like Rome: €64,000 a year home for ambassador".
  25. ^ "Downloads - Embassy of the Kingdom of Lesotho in Ireland".
  26. ^ a b "Irish embassy to the Vatican to be closed". Raidió Teilifís Éireann. 4 November 2011. Retrieved 12 July 2021.
  27. ^ "Ireland set to reopen embassy in Iran by 2023". Raidió Teilifís Éireann. 2 March 2021. Retrieved 12 July 2021.
  28. ^ "Stories - Government agrees initiatives to further enhance Ireland's global influence - this is Ireland". ireland.ie. Retrieved 2021-07-30.

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