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Texas is recognised as a global hub for energy, with the city of Houston also a centre for medical research and international business. The Consulate-General  is primarily focused on attracting productive foreign direct investment to Australia, with a particular emphasis on resources and energy, medtech, biotech, defence, cyber security, agribusiness and food. Promoting Australia’s education and research links and seeking out major opportunities for Australian companies in these sectors is also a priority.

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

Passports: Passport interviews and notary services are by appointment only. Book your appointment online.

Please note that there are no longer Visa Agencies at Australian Consulates-General. For visa, immigration and citizenship issues, please call our Visa and Citizenship Information Service on +1 613 238 1040 (call costs apply) or contact the Australian Government’s Americas Service Centre.