About Us


Ambassador Mitsuru Kitano

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Access Map

The Embassy is situated in the Nutley Building next to Tesco at the corner of Merrion Road and Nutley Lane.
Nearest DART Station: Sydney Parade. Buses 4 and 7: Merrion Road (Ailesbury Road) stop.

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Contact Us

Tel: 01 202 8300
Fax: 01 283 8726 (General)
        01 202 8350 (Cultural Section)
        01 260 1285 (Consular Section)

E-mail to Cultural Section
E-mail to Consular Section
Address: Nutley Building, Merrion Centre, Nutley Lane, Dublin 4, D04 RP73

Contact Point for Promotion of Foreign Direct Investment in Japan

In order to strengthen the promotion of inward FDI, “Contact Point for Promotion of Foreign Direct Investment”(economic@ir.mofa.go.jp) has been established to support Irish companies intending to invest in Japan. We would like you to include your name, contact information, industry, and as much detail regarding your inquiry as possible so we can respond appropriately.

For your information, Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) also accept your inquiries about direct investment into Japan. (http://www.jetro.go.jp/en/)

Opening Hours

Monday-Friday (excluding Embassy Holidays), 9:30-13:00 and 14:00-17:00
(Embassy, Cultural Centre/Library)

Monday-Friday (excluding Embassy Holidays), 9:30-13:00 and 14:00-16:30
(Consular Section)

2022 Embassy Holidays

The Irish government announced that Friday 18 March will be a one off public holiday in 2022. In response to this decision, the Embassy of Japan will be closed on Friday 18 March and will be open on Thursday 11 August (Mountain Day).




Mon. 3rd January New Year Holiday
Mon. 10th January Coming of Age Day
Wed. 23rd February The Emperor's Birthday
Thu. 17th March St. Patrick's Day
Fri. 18th March Public Holiday
Fri. 15th April Good Friday
Mon. 18th April Easter Monday
Mon. 2nd May Bank Holiday
Mon. 6th June Bank Holiday
Mon. 18th July Marine Day
Mon. 1st August Bank Holiday
Mon. 19th September Respect for the Aged Day
Mon. 10th October Sports Day
Mon. 31st October Bank Holiday
Wed. 23rd November Labour Thanksgiving Day
Mon. 26th December St. Stephen's Day
Thu. 29th December End of Year Holiday
Fri. 30th December End of Year Holiday