Embassy of Australia
United States of America

Honolulu Consulate General

Australian Consulate General – Honolulu

1000 Bishop Street
Honolulu HI 96813


General Office Hours 8.00 am – 4.00 pm Monday to Friday

Tel: (808) 529–8100 / Fax: (808) 529–8142

 Responsible for consular services, including passports services, in the State of Hawai’i.


Australian Federal Election

The next Australian Federal Election will take place on Saturday 2 July 2016.  The deadline to enrol or update your details is 8pm Monday 23 May 2016 (Australian time).  Follow this link to the Australian Electoral Commission website to check your enrolment and obtain further information on voting while overseas.

Early (in-person) voting will be offered at the Australian Consulate-General Honolulu on weekdays from Monday 20 June 2016 - Friday 1 July 2016 between the hours of 8.00am to 4.00pm.  Please note voting services will not be available on weekends, and the Australian Consulate-General Honolulu will not be open on Saturday 2 July 2016.  Please bring your Australian passport when you attend the Consulate-General to vote, and note that you will need to know the Australian address at which you are currently enrolled in order to be issued with the correct ballot papers for your electorate. 

If wish to apply for a postal vote, you will need to access the online postal vote application (http://www.aec.gov.au/election/pva/).  Please ensure you apply now so there is enough time for your ballot papers to be sent to you. 

For complete and current information on any upcoming Australian elections, enrolment procedures and voting whilst overseas, visit the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) website at www.aec.gov.au or contact the AEC via email at info@aec.gov.au.



Australian Consulate General

Hawai’i is the home of the US Pacific Command (USPACOM) the headquarters responsible for US military activities in over fifty percent of the earth's surface including North Asia, Southeast Asia and the Pacific and Indian Oceans. USPACOM has more than 300,000 personnel and includes the world's largest naval command – the US Pacific Fleet. The Australian Defence Force trains regularly with these forces and forces from US PACOM have now commenced rotational training in Australia. The Consulate-General is responsible for managing Australia's relationship with USPACOM.

Passport and Consular Services

Hawaii is major international tourism destination for travellers from across the globe and a major transit point for those travelling to mainland USA and Canada. An estimated 190,000 Australians visited Hawaii in 2011 continuing the trend of rapid growth. There are an estimated 900 Australians living in the consular region which covers the islands of the State of Hawai’i. The Australian Consulate-General is located in downtown Honolulu, the major financial, business and trade district.

The Consulate-General is committed to facilitating world-class consular and passport assistance to Australians abroad, including the issue and renewal of Australian passports. The Consulate-General provides an emergency passport service to Australian nationals who meet the application requirements. Consular assistance is provided in the event of, but not limited to, arrest and detention, medical emergency, or natural disaster.

For additional information please visit:

» Consular

» Passports

If you are submitting your passport application to Honolulu and wish to have the passport mailed to you, please note the additional courier fee of USD10.  The Consulate-General accepts cash, Visa, Mastercard, bank cheques and money orders.

Under a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Australia and Canada the Consulate-General provides an emergency passport and consular service to Canadian nationals. A similar service is available to British citizens.

Visa Services

The Consulate General does not provide an Australian visa service. For all visa enquiries the Australian Visa Information Serviceplease call +1 613 238 1040 (Call costs to Canada apply) or send your query by email to: http://www.immi.gov.au/contacts/forms/americas/.

Support / Liaison Services

The Consulate-General provides a variety of services for the Australian Government and its citizens abroad, including the coordination of high-level Ministerial visits and the provision of voting facilities for Federal elections.