Change to processing of Foreign Births Registration

From Monday 17th February 2014, Foreign Births Registrations/Citizenship Applications for the 13 Western United States (Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, Alaska, Hawaii, and Guam & the Mariana) will be processed from our central processing facility in Ireland. Once applicants have completed the online application form and gathered the necessary documents, these should be sent to:

FBR Processing,

Government Buildings,



Co. Leitrim,


The reason for this change is expedite processing times. From Monday 17th February, FBR applications should be sent to the address above and not to the Consulate in San Francisco; applications sent to the Consulate will be returned to the applicant. All queries in relation to FBRs should be addressed to