Drinking Age in Ireland

Drinking age in Ireland is
See below for more details on drinking age and alcohol purchase age in

This is not legal advice.
Check with local law enforcement what is the legal drinking age
BEFORE drinking or purchasing alcohol while in the country.


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Purchase Age
On Premise 18
Off Premise 18
Drinking Age
Private None
Public 18

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If the answer above is None it means there is no specific mention in the legislation, but you still need to ask local law enforcement before drinking in Ireland.

It is prohibited for minors to buy alcohol or for a third party to attempt to buy it for minors. Minors are prohibited to drink in private residences unless it is with their parent or guardian's permission.

You can find more legal details and links here:
Wikipedia Legal Drinking Page