MEDIA NOTIFICATION: Minister for Foreign Affairs to launch new ePassport, Monday 16th October, 12 noon
Launch of new ePassport
The Minister for Foreign Affairs, Dermot Ahern TD, will launch Ireland's new ePassport at Iveagh House, St Stephen's Green, Dublin 2, at 12 noon on Monday, 16th October, 2006.
The new passport contains an electronic chip which can store information about the passport applicant. This new feature enhances the security of the document, for the protection of Irish citizens.
Occasion: Launch of ePassport.
When: Monday, 16th October.
Where: Department of Foreign Affairs, St Stephen's Green, Dublin 2.
Time: 12 Noon.
13th October 2006