Greece–Ireland relations

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Greek-Irish relations
Map indicating locations of Greece and Ireland



Greek-Irish relations are the relations between Greece and Ireland. Both countries established diplomatic relations 22 January 1975. Since 1977, Greece has an embassy in Dublin. Ireland also has 4 honorary consulates in Corfu, Iraklion, Rhodes and Thessaloniki.[1] Since 1978, Ireland has an embassy in Athens. Both countries are full members of the Council of Europe, of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, of the European Union and of the Eurozone.

List of recent bilateral visits[2][edit]

List of bilateral treaties[2][edit]

  • the Educational Agreement of 1980,
  • the Agreement on the Avoidance of Double Taxation, put in force on 1 January 2005.

Most of the treaties and regulations between both countries are now done through the European union.

See also[edit]



  1. ^ Irish Department of Foreign Affairs: directions of Irish representations in Greece
  2. ^ a b Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs about the relation with Ireland