Consular Information

20.10.2020. 19:28

In light of the current Covid-19 restrictions in Ireland, entry into the premises of the Consular Section is allowed by appointment only.

 To book an appointment for the obtaining or renewal of a passport/eID card please use the following link https://pieraksts.mfa.gov.lv/lv/irija.

Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, we kindly request visitors to comply with health and safety requirements of the competent authorities of Ireland, including 5km travel restrictions. If you need to cancel or reschedule your appointment, please make a cancellation in the online appointment system via the link provided in the appoinment confirmation e-mail or by contacting us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  

All other consular services (e.g. the issuing of consular certificates, registration of civil status changes in the Register of Population, or the registration of Latvian citizenship) are provided remotely (i.e. by post or via www.latvija.lv) until further notice.

For all queries concerning the receiving of consular services remotely or the renewal of your passport/ID card, please contact the Consular Section by e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or telephone 01 478 0156 (+353 1 478 0156).

Please note that the payment for consular services can only be done by bank card. The fee can be paid by any person (a holder of the bank card must be present and have their passport or ID with them).

Please note that the Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania in Ireland represents the Latvian Embassy in Dublin in visa related matters as of 1st February 2018. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the related travel restrictions visa applications for entry into Latvia are not accepted until further notice.

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