Embassy of Israel in Canberra


The Israeli Embassy in Australia is a bilateral mission in Canberra and promotes Israeli interests in Australia. The embassy of Israel also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Australia. The Israeli Embassy in Canberra is headed by Mr Shmuel Ben-Shmuel - Ambassador of Israel to Australia.


Israeli Embassy in Canberra, Australia, 6 Turrana Street, Yarralumla, ACT 2600, Australia


(+61) 2 6215 4500


(+61) 2 6215 4555






Mr Shmuel Ben-Shmuel - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Mon-Thu: 09.00-17.30 Fri: 09.00-15.30

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Israeli visa related matters contact the embassy in Canberra before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (canberra.mfa.gov.il) or contact the visa department by telephone (+61) 2 6215 4500 or email info@canberra.mfa.gov.il

Consulates of Israel in Australia

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

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

Israeli Consulates in Australia

Next to the embassy in Canberra, Israel has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Israel does not have any consulates located in Australia ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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