Passports

Overview Document Who can apply for an Irish passport? Where can Irish passport holders travel? Our overview document answers your questions.

How to apply for your first Irish passport as an adult
A guide to making your first passport application if you are age 18 or over

How to renew an Irish passport as an adult
Find out how to renew your passport online, by post or in person, and what to do when you need your new passport urgently.

Your child's first Irish passport
A simple guide for parents and guardians who are applying for their child's first Irish passport. This document explains guardian's consent, what documents to send with your application, and provides guidance on the new Passport Online service.

Renewing your child's Irish passport
Information on how to renew passports for children up to the age of 18 years

Replacing a lost or stolen Irish passport
Irish passports are important legal documents. Information and advice on what to do if your Irish passport is lost or stolen in Ireland or abroad.

Irish passport card
You can use the Irish passport card for travel within the European Union and the European Economic Area.