The Australian Consulate-General will be closed on 25, 26 December 2018 and 1 January 2019 in observance of Christmas Day and Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.
For 24-hour Emergency Consular assistance, please call:
+84 28 3521 8100 and follow the prompts
or +61 2 6261 3305 (international call to Australia)
Passport and Notarial Appointment Bookings
The Passport and Notarial counters are open from 09:00 to 13:00, Monday to Friday, excluding public holidays. Passport and Notarial services are by appointment only.
Please ensure you have all necessary supporting documents with you before you attend your appointment at the Consulate.
Clients without an appointment will only be seen in exceptional circumstances. For further enquiries, please contact us at email@example.com (Passport services) or at firstname.lastname@example.org (Notarial services) and provide us with a contact number (if possible).
Australian Government's Direct Aid Program 2018-2019 Applications Now Open
Today the Australian Consulate-General in Ho Chi Minh City opens applications for the 2018-19 Direct Aid Program (DAP) grants round. This fund is dedicated to projects located in provinces from Da Nang southwards.
We encourage community groups, non-government organisations (NGOs), government organisations and other not-for-profit organisations to apply for these grants of up to AUD$20,000 (USD$15,000) for small-scale development projects.
This year the DAP will be focussing on healthcare, women’s economic empowerment, gender equality, environment protection, education and training. However, other areas will also be considered. The deadline for applications is Friday 28 September 2018.
For further information, please click Australian Government's Direct Aid Program 2018-19 for your reference.
Taste of Australia 2018
The Australian Embassy and Consulate-General in Vietnam will host its third Taste of Australia program in April 2018. Taste of Australia is the annual celebration of Australian food, beverages, cuisine, and culture throughout Vietnam, led by Taste of Australia Ambassador, Australian celebrity chef Luke Nguyen.