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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.

The Australian Embassy in Washington and our consular network provides assistance to Australians living in other parts of the United States.

Follow the Australian Consulate-General New York on Facebook for regular updates.


The Australian Federal Election will be held on Saturday 18 May 2019.  The Consulate-General will be offering in-person early voting from Monday 6 May 2019 until Friday 17 May 2019, provided ballot papers have been received in New York.  See here for more information.



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


We provide passport services to Australian citizens, strictly on an appointment basis. Book your appointment online.
Passport Interview hours: Monday to Friday: 9.00am - 5.00pm.


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.

Current Events

The Embassy and Consulate-Generals often partner with organisations and institutions to promote Australia's footprint across the US and celebrate the 'Mateship' between our two countries. For more information on past events and current events in our other jurisdictions please visit our Events page.