Embassy of Botswana in Canberra


The Botswana Embassy in Australia is a bilateral mission in Canberra and promotes Botswana interests in Australia. The embassy of Botswana also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Australia. The Botswana Embassy in Canberra is headed by Mr Molosiwa Selepeng, High Commissioner of Botswana to Australia.


Botswana High Commission in Canberra, Australia 130 Denison Street Deakin ACT 2600 PO Box 3812 Manuka ACT 2603 Australia


(+61) 2 6234 7500


(+61) 2 6282 4140





Mr Molosiwa Selepeng, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

09.00 - 13.00 and 14.00 - 17.00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Australia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Botswana 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 Botswana

For all Botswana 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 6234 7500 or email botaus-info@gov.bw

Consulates of Botswana in Australia

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

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

Botswana Consulates in Australia

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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