Contact the Federal Benefits Unit

What benefit programs are covered and what countries are served by the Dublin Federal Benefits Unit?

The Dublin Federal Benefits Unit (FBU) provides services for the Social Security Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Personnel Management and Railroad Retirement Board.

We provide services to residents of Ireland, The Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg.  

How do I contact the Dublin Federal Benefits Unit?
  • The best way to contact the Dublin Federal Benefits Unit is by using our online form. PLEASE ensure your contact information is filled out. We aim to reply within 10 business days.
  • You can write to the Dublin Federal Benefits Unit at the following address:

Federal Benefits Unit
U.S. Embassy
42 Elgin Road
Ballsbridge
Dublin 4, Ireland

  • If necessary you can visit the Dublin Federal Benefits Unit Monday through Thursday between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon at the U.S. Embassy, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4.
  • You can call the Dublin Federal Benefits Unit Monday through Thursday between the hours of 8:30 am and 12:30 pm at 353-1-668-8777, Ext 2112.
How do I mail original documents to the Federal Benefits Unit?

The Dublin Federal Benefits Unit mailing address is as follows:

Federal Benefits Unit
U.S. Embassy
42 Elgin Road
Ballsbridge
Dublin 4, Ireland

 

It is important to note that the Embassy cannot be held responsible if documents are lost in the mail.

If you submit your documents by regular mail, we will return them to you by regular mail.

However, if you submit your documents by Registered mail, we will return them by Registered mail.