Contact Us

Contact New York

Telephone: +1 (212) 351 6500

Fax: +1 (212) 351 6501

Hours of operation: 9.00am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday.

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.

Passports: By appointment only. Book your appointment online.

Victorian State Election: Due to building security requirements, please create an appointment here for voting.

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.

Office closures

The following public holidays are observed by the Consulate-General and Permanent Mission to the UN in New York and the offices will be closed on these dates:

Monday, 1 JanuaryNew 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
Monday, 8 October: Columbus Day (Consulate-General only)
Thursday, 22 November: Thanksgiving
Friday, 23 November: Day After Thanksgiving
Tuesday, 25 December - Thursday 27 December: Christmas break
Friday, 28 December: Christmas break (Permanent Mission to the UN only)
Monday, 31 December: Additional Post Holiday

Our location

Australian Consulate-General
150 East 42nd Street (34th Floor)
New York, NY, 10017-5612