About Us Birth Certificate


Date of Birth Certificate is issued by the Embassy, to Indian nationals only, who are residents of Ireland based on details on their Indian passport.

  1. Filling up of Application Form 

The following application form to be filled: - Form (Click here)


  • 20 + €2

Fee is payable by two separate crossed postal orders/bank drafts in Euros, drawn in favour of Embassy of India, Dublin. Therefore, the applicant will have to buy two separate postal orders/bank drafts, one postal order/bank draft amounting to €20/- and another postal order/bank draft for €2/-

  1. Submission of Application and Documents to Embassy

Submit the following documents in person or via post at Embassy of India, 69 Merrion Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin-4, Ireland:

  1. The above completed application form;

  2. Two separate postal orders/bank drafts as above.

  3. Original Indian Passport along with self-attested photocopy of front and last page of the passport;

  4. GNIB card copy

  5. Two recent passport size photographs with white background

NB: Before applying to the Embassy, please check all the above documents and appropriate fee have been attached with the application.

Document submission time: Monday to Friday between 9:30am and 12.00 noon. (Except holidays)*

Processing Time: If application is complete in all aspects it usually takes 3 working days from the date of submission of the application in Embassy.

3. Collection Procedure for Birth certificate:

Birth certificate may be collected from the Embassy, after 3 working days. Please bring your receipt for collection.

To receive the Birth certificate by Post, applicants are required to send a self-addressed registered envelope with application (Tamper proof envelope only). If application is sent via post, it will take additional 8-10 working days.

Documents Collection Time: - Monday to Friday between 4pm and 5pm. (Except holidays)*

For any further query please email at: cons.dublin@mea.gov.in


*For list of holidays please click: http://indianembassydublin.in/eoi.php?id=holidays