Australian Embassy
United Arab Emirates

Contact us

Australian Embassy, Abu Dhabi

Level 8,  Al Muhairy Centre
Zayed the First Street
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Location map

Postal address: PO Box 32711, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Tel: +971 2 401 7500
Fax: +971 2 401 7501
Email: abudhabi.embassy@dfat.gov.au

The Embassy cannot assist with visas or citizenship enquiries.  For visa and citizenship enquiries, please call +971 4 205 5900 or contact the Department of Home Affairs through their Online Enquiry Form.

Opening Hours

8.30am to 4pm, Sunday to Thursday 
Closed on Fridays, Saturdays and public holidays.

Passport and notarial services are provided by appointment only between 8.30am and 2pm.  Call or email the Embassy for an appointment.  We can only accept appointments up to 30 days in advance.

New passports can be collected from from 8.30am to 4pm, Sunday to Thursday, no appointment is required.

All visitors to the Embassy will be required to provide photo identification and telephone number to building security on the ground floor before proceeding to Level 8.

 

Australian Consulate-General, Dubai

Level 25, Burjuman Business Tower
Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Road
Mankhool, Bur Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Location Map

Postal address: PO Box 124400, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Tel: +971 4 508 7100
Fax: +971 4 355 1547
Email: consular.dubai@austrade.gov.au (Consular and Passport enquiries)
Email: dubai@austrade.gov.au (Trade and Investment enquiries) 

The Consulate-General cannot assist with visas or citizenship enquiries.  For visa and citizenship enquiries, please call +971 4 205 5900 or contact the Department of Home Affairs through their Online Enquiry Form.

Opening Hours

8am to 4pm, Sunday to Thursday
Closed on Fridays, Saturdays and public holidays.

Passport and notarial services are by appointment only between 8.30am and 2pm.  Call or email the Consulate-General for an appointment.  We can only accept appointments up to 30 days in advance.

New passports can be collected from 8am to 4pm, Sunday to Thursday, no appointment is required.

All visitors to the Consulate-General are required to present photo identification and undergo security checks before being granted entry into the Consulate-General.  Electronic gadgets (including, but not limited to, mobile phones, cameras, laptops and tablets), food and beverages are restricted.

Australian Visas, Immigration and Citizenship 

The Department of Home Affairs has a service delivery partner, VFS Global,  that provides visa and citizenship lodgement services throughout nine Australian Visa Application Centres (AVACs) in the region. AVACs offer extended client service hours.  Please refer to the VFS Global website for service hours and application submission times.

Before contacting VFS, please read our Frequently Asked Questions.

 

VFS Global — Australian Visa Application Centres (AVACs)

Tel: +971 4 205 5900

Email: info.ausdxb@vfshelpline.com

 

VFS Global — AVAC  Abu Dhabi

  Level 25 Shining Tower
  King Khalid Bin Abdel Aziz 26th Street
  Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  *Adjacent to Khalidyah Mall.

 

VFS Global — AVAC  Dubai

  3rd Floor WAFI Mall
  Falcon, Phase 2, Umm Hurair 2
  Dubai, United Arab Emirates

 

VFS Global — AVAC  Doha

  3rd Floor (301) Jaidah Square
  Al Matar Street (Airport Road)
  Doha, Qatar​

 

VFS Global — AVAC  Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia (Riyadh, Jeddah, and Al Khobar)

See the VFS website for contact details.

 

Department of Home Affairs

Australian Consulate-General

Level 25 Burjuman Business Tower

Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Road

Mankhool, Bur Dubai

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Location Map

Postal Address: P.O. Box 124400, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Tel: Enquiries are managed by our service delivery partner VFS Global on +971 4 205 5900

Fax: +971 4 355 0708
Email: Online Enquiry Form

Open Counter Hours: 9:00am to 11:00am, Thursday

Outside of these hours, by appointment only. To book an appointment, send your request through the Online Enquiry Form.

 

After-hours consular emergencies

24-hour consular emergency centre in Canberra

Tel: +61 2 6261 3305

SMS: +61 421 269 080

Website: Getting help overseas

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Canberra

Address
R.G. Casey Building
John McEwen Crescent
Barton ACT 0221 Australia

Tel: +61 2 6261 1111