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Passport Services
Apply for or renew a U.S. Passport

Important Information

  • If you reside in Northern Ireland, please refer to the U.S. Consulate General in Belfast for further information.
  • Per U.S. federal law, U.S. citizens must enter and depart the United States on a U.S. passport.  This applies to dual citizens as well. Persons holding both Irish and U.S. citizenship MUST enter and leave the United States on a valid U.S. passport; they may NOT enter/leave the United States on an Irish/foreign passport.

Contact us

You can contact the American Citizen Services (ACS) unit through our ACS Navigator


Processing times vary depending on demand. If you are traveling within the next two weeks, please see the Emergency Passports section. 

Passport services are not available on weekends, or on Irish or U.S. Holidays.