Australian Consulate-General, New York

Welcome to the Australian Consulate-General, New York.  The Consulate-General promotes Australia’s interests in the Northeastern United States and provides consular, passport and notarial services to Australians located in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Vermont, Maine, New Hampshire, Ohio, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands. 

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Contact

Hours of operation: 9.00am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday. See the list of Public Holidays and office closures.

Telephone: +1 (212) 351 6500
Fax: +1 (212) 351 6501
Address: 150 E 42nd St (34th Floor), New York, NY, 10017

For all business inquiries, please contact Michael Ryan via michael.ryan@dfat.gov.au

Our consular network provides assistance to Australians living in other parts of the United States.

Visiting our office

Building requirements to observe when you visit the Consulate:

  • All visitors and employees must wear face coverings in the building.
  • You must have an appointment confirmed in advance to visit our office.
  • If you have a fever, cough or any COVID-19 symptoms, please reschedule your appointment.  
  • Please do not attend our offices if you are ill or if you have had recent exposure to someone who is ill.
  • Please do not bring individuals to your appointment who are not required to attend.  If you are applying for a child passport, both parents are welcome to attend. 
  • Please arrive as close to your appointment time as possible (and not prior) to allow for appropriate social distancing in our reception area.

Passports

All passport applications must be lodged in person, by appointment only, please make your appointment online. For more information please visit our passport pages to obtain detailed instructions on how to prepare your application.

Notarial Services

Please see our notarial services page for information on the services we provide.

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 your nearest Australian mission.

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.