Australian Embassy
United Arab Emirates
Embassy address: 8th Floor, Al Muhairy Centre, Sheikh Zayed the First Street, Abu Dhabi - Telephone: +9712 401 7500 - Fax: +9712 401 7501

Australian Embassy, Abu Dhabi

The Australian Embassy, Abu Dhabi is located at:

8th Floor, 
Al Muhairy Centre
Zayed the First Street, 
Abu Dhabi

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

Tel: +971 2 401 7500
Fax: +971 2 401 7501

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All visitors to the Embassy will be required to provide a personal identification document and telephone number to a building security guard downstairs, before proceeding to the 8th Floor.

Opening Hours

The Australian Embassy, Abu Dhabi
Sundays – Thursday at 0830 – 1600
Closed on Fridays, Saturdays and relevant public holidays

Australian Consulate-General, Dubai

The Australian Consulate-General, Dubai is located at:

Level 25, Burjuman Business Tower
Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Road
Mankhool, Bur Dubai
Postal address: P.O. Box 124400, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Location Map

Consular & Passport Office (Consular Services, Australian Passports, Notarial Services)
Tel: +971 4 508 7100
Fax: +971 4 355 1547

Austrade (Trade, Investment International education in Australia)
Tel: +971 4 508 7100
Fax: +971 4 355 1547
Email:; Austrade

Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIPB) (Visas, Immigration and Citizenship)
Tel: +971 4 508 7200
Fax: +971 4 355 0708

For further information on visas, citizenship and immigration applications in the United Arab Emirates

Opening Hours

The Australian Consulate-General, Dubai
Sundays – Thursdays at 0800 – 1600
Closed on Fridays, Saturdays and relevant public holidays
Transactions related to consular services, passports, notarial services, visas, immigration and citizenship by appointment only

Public Holidays

The following public holidays will be observed by the Australian Embassy in Abu Dhabi and the Australian Consulate-General in Dubai:

Wednesday, 2 December, UAE National Day

Thursday, 3 December, UAE National Day

Sunday, 27 December, Christmas Day (in lieu)

Monday, 28 December, Boxing Day (in lieu)

Thursday, 28 January 2016 - Australia Day (in lieu)

* Subject to change in line with the sighting of the moon 

Important information for Australian Citizens

Australian Citizens requiring Consular or Passport Services from the Australian Embassy, Abu Dhabi or the Australian Consulate-General in Dubai are requested to ring to book an appointment. Passport and notarial appointments are available on Sunday to Thursday between 0830 and 1400.

This will ensure that you receive immediate attention at the appointed time.

Australian Embassy in Abu Dhabi
Tel: +971 2 401 7500

Australian Consulate-General in Dubai
Tel: +971 4 508 7100

We encourage all Australians living or travelling overseas to register online with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) on Smartraveller.

The information you provide will be used only to advise you of updated travel advisories and may also be used to contact you in case of an emergency.

For Australian citizens living in Qatar, representatives from the Australian Embassy in Abu Dhabi travel to Doha on a regular basis to provide consular and passport services to Australian citizens.  Please contact the Embassy by telephone or email for further information.

For inquires related to Australian visas, immigration, or citizenship, please find below contact details:

Visas, Immigration and Citizenship

Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP)

Australian Consulate-General
Level 25 Burjuman Business Tower
Sheikh Khalifa Bin zayed Road,
Mankhool, Bur Dubai
PO Box 124400 Dubai
United Arab Emirates

Location Map

Tel: +971 4 508 7200

Australian Visa Application Centres (AVACs) – VFS Global

Transactions related to visas, immigration and citizenship by appointment only

Level 25 Shining Tower
King Khalid Bin Abdel Aziz 26th Street
Abu Dhabi
*Adjacent to Khalidyah Mall

3rd Floor WAFI Mall
Falcon, Phase 2, Umm Hurair 2

Tel: +971 4 205 5900


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