Irish passport renewal requirements

Irish passport renewal requirements

iVisa | Updated on May 20, 2022

If you need to renew your Irish passport, you need to meet some requirements first. At iVisa.com, we give all the information you need to make this process.

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You need to know that you can make this process 100% online, no matter which part of the world you are in. So let’s start to learn more about the Irish passport renewal requirements

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the requirements to make this process online?

Irish adult citizens are eligible to apply for the Irish passport renewal requirements.

  • You need to have your current passport in your possession.
  • The passport needs to be in a perfect state.
  • You must be over 18 years old.
  • Your current name is seen in your current passport.
  • You should have obtained your last passport after or at 16 years old.

And if you are a resident in one of these countries, you can renew your Irish passport:

  • Ireland, Northern Ireland, Great Britain
  • Europe
  • Australia
  • Canada
  • New Zealand
  • The United States

Important The Passport Service may ask you to submit your passport. For example, if the passport book has more than 12 months of validity remaining, it must always be submitted.

Your previous passport book will be canceled when your new book arrives. Our system will then make it invalid for travel.

You are considered a first-time applicant if your most recent passport was issued more than 15 years ago. In this scenario, please go back the start of the process and complete your application as a first-time applicant.

You are also considered a first-time applicant if your most recent passport was not a biometric passport. Biometric passport book numbers have 2 letters followed by 7 numbers and the first letter must be ‘P’ or ‘L’ (for example, ‘PT’ or ‘LB’). If your most recent passport was not a biometric passport, please return to the start of the process and complete your application as a first-time applicant.

What documents do I need to have to renew my passport?

You need to have the following documents to start your process Irish passport renewal requirements.

  • A digital photograph.
  • An email address.
  • Credit/debit card (Visa, MasterCard, Diners Club International, and American Express cards are accepted.)

How much is the government fee?

It’s €75 for the standard 34-page passport. It will be valid for 10 years.

How soon will I get my new Irish passport, and what does it cost?

Your new passport will arrive within 10 to 15 business days. iVisa.com will charge you a €20 service fee.

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I have other questions, how can I contact you?

If you have any other questions about Irish passport renewal requirements, don't worry. We have a great support team at iVisa.com 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for you.

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