Australian Consulate-General
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Contact Us

The Australian Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City and Australian Embassy in Hanoi receive a significant amount of correspondence each day and while we aim respond to all communication in a timely manner, please read the information contained on this website before making contact with us.

Please note, we aim to decide 75 per cent of visa applications in the timeframe specified for the relevant visa category.

See: Processing times

See: Find a Visa - Australian Visa Wizard

See: Application checklists

See: Biometrics

See: Visa Labels


Still Need More Information? 

For all visa and citizenship enquiries and enquiries related to lodging visa applications and visa requirements please contact the VFS Global helpline in Vietnam at:

The Department of Home Affairs has an arrangement with VFS Global to receive visa applications at the Australian Visa Application Centre (AVAC). For more details, please see the VFS Global website.


Useful email addresses:

NOTE: if you are seeking an update on the status of your visa application and it is within the advertised processing time for 90% of applications you will not receive a response to your email.


Sharing information

The Department of Home Affairs is bound by the Privacy Act 1988 not to disclose any information related to applications to any person other than the applicant, authorised persons or authorised agents. If you are not one of the above mentioned people, we are prohibited from releasing specific information about the application to you. If you wish to be an authorised person, please complete form 956.


Last updated 28 December 2017