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Washington DC

The Australian Embassy in Washington DC advances Australia's political, security, defence, development, trade, investment and business relationships with the United States.

The Embassy actively promotes Australia’s innovation agenda, international education and tourism sectors, and seeks to further strengthen the close personal ties that exist between the people of our two countries.

We also provide passport and consular services to Australian citizens in the United States.

Hours of operation: Monday to Friday: 8.30am - 5.00pm

Passport Interview hours - no appointments, walk-in service only.
Monday to Friday: 9.00am - 12.00pm and 2.00pm - 4.00pm (Average wait time: 0–30 minutes.)  NOTE:  On 21 March 2018, the Embassy is operating with essential staff only.  Members of the public are requested to defer any non-essential business.