About Us Re-issue of International Driving Permit (IDP)

Due to the COVID situation, physical submission/ collection of documents are suspended. All applications are being accepted by post. More information at Advisory regarding Consular services in the Advisories section.

Indian nationals residing in Ireland may apply for re-issue of their International Driving Permit (IDP) with the Embassy of India in Dublin.

Embassy will- (a) Verify the documents as listed below (No (3) a to g).
                        (b) Issue a receipt to the applicant.

Applicant will- (a) Apply for a fresh issue of IDP through the portal www.parivahan.gov.in and will upload the requisite documents, including the receipt issued by the Embassy of India, Dublin

(b) Pay the requisite fee online on the webportal.

On receipt of application through the portal, the licensing authority in India, on verification of the documents, shall issue the IDP and courier it directly to the address given by the applicant. 

PROCESS FOR RE-ISSUE OF INTERNATIONAL DRIVING PERMIT

(1) Filling up the Application Form

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

(2) Fees:

€12 + €2

Fee is payable by two separate crossed postal orders/ bank drafts in Euros, drawn in favour of Embassy of India, Dublin-  one of €12/- (Fees) and another postal order/bank draft for €2/- (ICWF).

(3) Submission of Application and Documents to Embassy

Submit the following documents to Embassy of India, 69 Merrion Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin-4, Ireland:

(a) Completed application form at No (1)

(b)Two separate postal orders/bank drafts as above (No. (2))

(c) Original Indian Passport along with one self-attested photocopy of front and last page of the passport

(d) Original IRP/ GNIB card with one self-attested photocopy

(e) One recent passport size photograph with white background

(f) Original expired International Driving Permit with one self-attested photocopy

(g) Original valid Indian driving licence with one self-attested photocopy

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

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

Processing Time: 3 working days from the date of submission in Embassy

(4). Collection Procedure:

Receipt required for applying for re-issuance of IDP may be collected from the Embassy, after 3 working days.

To receive the receipt by Post, applicants are required to send a self-addressed envelope with requisite stamps along with the application.

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

For any further query please write or call:

Email ID: cons.dublin@mea.gov.in
Tel No. +353- 01-2060932 (1400 hrs to 1600 hrs)

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