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2014 News & Events


December 2014

Consulate General, San Fransisco - Closed

11 December 2014

Consulate General San Francisco is closed today, Thursday 11th December, due to a power outage resulting from the severe weather affecting the Bay Area. Our emergency phone is operational for callers requiring assistance +1 415 823 7150.

Follow us on Twitter @irelandsanfran and check our website for updates. For citizens in affected areas, to ensure your safety follow weather warnings from Information on emergency managements and updates on the situation in the Bay Area at

June 2014

Visit by Taoiseach to San Francisco and Silicon Valley

June 2014

The Taoiseach Enda Kenny travelled to the California in June for a three-day programme to San Francisco and Silicon Valley. Arriving in San Francisco just over 10 hours after departing Dublin on Aer Lingus’s new direct service, his visit focused on securing investment and jobs for Ireland and supporting exporting Irish firms and entrepreneurs.

April 2014

"Ireland and America: Challenges and Opportunities - A 5 year review

April 2014

"Our relationship with the U.S. must be a clear priority and command special attention. It is a relationship of extraordinary depth and energy ... It needs renewal and priority."