Telephone: +1 (312) 419-1480
Fax: +1 (312) 419 1499
Business hours: 8:30am to 4:30pm, Monday to Friday .
Passports: By appointment only. Book your appointment online.
Australian visas, immigration, customs and citizenship: Please visit the Department of Home Affairs website or call the Global Service Centre in Australia on +61 2 6196 0196. The Consulate-General is unable to provide information on visas, immigration, customs or citizenship
24-hour Consular Assistance
Outside business hours, Australians requiring emergency consular assistance can call the 24-hour consular emergency helpline free from the US on +61 2 6261 3305 or SMS +61 421 269 080.
During business hours, Australians in the United States requiring consular assistance should contact the Consulate-General.
The following public holidays are observed by the Embassy in Washington, DC and the office will be closed on these dates:
Monday, 1 January: New Year's Day
Monday, 19 February: President's Day
Friday, 30 March: Good Friday
Monday, 2 April: Easter Monday
Monday, 28 May: Memorial Day
Wednesday, 4 July: Independence Day
Monday, 3 September: Labor Day
Thursday, 22 November: Thanksgiving
Friday, 23 November: Day After Thanksgiving
Monday, 24 December - Friday 28 December: Christmas break