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Please be advised that the Embassy of Ireland, Zambia website has moved and this page is no longer being updated. The Embassy website is now available at Ireland.ie/lusaka.



As of Monday 6th February 2023, the Embassy Consular Office will revert to accepting walk-in appointments. Consular hours will be from 09:00 hours to 12:00 hours from Monday to Thursday only. 

PLEASE NOTE: The Embassy no longer accepts cash payments for visas, passports or other Consular Services. Payments must be done through a bank transfer, details can be provided by submitting a query through the Contact Form

For general Visa, Passport or Foreign Birth Registration related enquiries, kindly email LusakaEmbassyVisaConsular@dfa.ie or you can call us on +260 211 426 900. Alternatively, you can use our Contact Form


From Sunday 6 March 2022, travellers to Ireland are not required to show proof of vaccination, proof of recovery or a negative PCR test result upon arrival. There are no post-arrival testing or quarantine requirements for travellers to Ireland. Travellers to Ireland are no longer asked to complete a COVID-19 Passenger Locator Form.

While the restrictions for persons travelling to Ireland have ended, other countries may require proof of vaccination, recovery or test. An EU Digital COVID Certificate can continue to be used as evidence of COVID-19 vaccination, booster vaccination, recovery from COVID-19, or proof of a negative COVID-19 test.  

Before travelling please consult travel requirements for your country of departure, transit point(s), and destination.


Outside office hours and for EMERGENCIES ONLY, you can contact the Embassy at +260 771387887.

For all other queries please contact the Embassy via +260 211 426 900 or via the contact form.


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Embassy of Ireland
6663 Katima Mulilo Road,
off Great East Road,

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