Embassy of Uruguay in Canberra


The Uruguayan Embassy in Australia is a bilateral mission in Canberra and promotes Uruguayan interests in Australia. The embassy of Uruguay also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Australia. The Uruguayan Embassy in Canberra is headed by Dr Ricardo Javier Varela Fernandez - Ambassador of Uruguay to Australia.


Uruguayan Embassy in Canberra, Australia, Suite 2 Level 4, Commerce House, 24 Brisbane Avenue, Barton ACT 2600, P.O Box 5058, Kingston, ACT 2604, Australia


(+61) 2 6273 9100


(+61) 2 6273 9099





Dr Ricardo Javier Varela Fernandez - Ambassador

Office Hours:

09.00 - 17.00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Australia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Uruguayan embassy in Canberra you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Uruguay

For all Uruguayan visa related matters contact the embassy in Canberra before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+61) 2 6273 9100 or email uruaustralia@mrree.gub.uy

Consulates of Uruguay in Australia

Next to the embassy in Canberra there could be additional Uruguayan consulates located in Australia.

Please check below for the locations of the Uruguayan consulates in Australia.

Uruguayan Consulates in Australia

Next to the embassy in Canberra, Uruguay has consulates in the following cities: Adelaide, Brisbane, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Uruguayan Embassy in Canberra offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Australia to Uruguay as wel as for Uruguayan citizens in Australia. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Uruguayan nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.