Embassy of Tonga in Canberra


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


Tongan High Commission in Canberra, Australia 7 Newdegate Street Deakin ACT 2600 Australia


(+61) (2) 6232 4806


(+61) (2) 6232 4807





Tupouoa Lavaka, 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 Tongan 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 Tonga

For all Tongan 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) 6232 4806 or email info@tongahighcom.com.au

Consulates of Tonga in Australia

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

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

Tongan Consulates in Australia

Next to the embassy in Canberra, Tonga has consulates in the following cities: Sydney

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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