Summary of current Topics and Key Aspects
Welcome to the Website of the Austrian Embassy in Canberra!
We would like to provide facts and figures about Austria and give an overview regarding the political and cultural life of the alpine republic.
AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR !
The Team of the Austrian Embassy
Temporary Closure of Austrian Consulates in Australia and New Zealand
In urgent matters please contact the Embassy in Canberra.
The Austrian Honorary Consulate General WELLINGTON will be closed from 22.12.2014 to 15.01.2015.
The Austrian Honorary Consulate AUCKLAND will be closed from 22.12.2014 to 9.01.2015.
The Austrian Honorary Consulate CHRISTCHURCH will be closed from 23.12.2014 to 2.01.2015.
The Austrian Honorary Consulate General SYDNEY will be closed from 24.-26.12.2014 and on 1.1.2015.
The Austrian Honorary Consulate General BRISBANE will be closed from 22.12.2014 to 19.01.2015.
The Austrian Honorary Consulate General MELBOURNE will be closed from 10.12.2014 to 13.01.2015.
The Austrian Honorary Consulate HOBART will be cosed from 23.12.2014 to 5.1.2015.
The Austrian Honorary Consulate PERTH will be closed from 25.12.2014 to 7.1.2015.
The Austrian Honorary Consulate PORT MORESBY will be closed from 25.-26.12.2014 and from 1.1.-5.2.2015.
The Austrian Honorary Consulate CAIRNS will be closed from 24.12.2014 to 06.01.2015.
The Austrian Honorar Consulate ADELAIDE will be closed from 23.12.2014 to 16.01.2015.
Expiry of Child-Entries in the Austrian Passport of a Parent
On 15 June 2012 entries of children in the Austrian passport of a parent automatically expired and every child now requires a separate passport to travel. The validity of the parent's passport is not affected.
more under Passport
Mobile Passport Application
Austrian citizens who are unable to apply for a new passport in Canberra, Sydney, Melbourne, Perth or Auckland may use these opportunities to submit their passport application:
see also Passport
The mobile passport application unit will be at the:
Honorary Consulate ADELAIDE on Thursday, 11 December 2014.
Working Holiday Visa Agreement with New Zealand
The Working Holiday Scheme for New Zealand nationals has entered into effect on 18 April 2012. Every year a limited number of allotments will be available allowing young people from New Zealand to stay and work in Austria for up to six months. more...