Embassy of Austria in Canberra


The Austrian Embassy in Australia is a bilateral mission in Canberra and promotes Austrian interests in Australia. The embassy of Austria also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Australia. The Austrian Embassy in Canberra is headed by Dr Bernhard Zimburg - Ambassador of Austria to Australia.


Austrian Embassy in Canberra, Australia - 12 Talbot Street - Forrest, ACT 2603 - Australia


(+61) (2) 6295 1533 / (+61) (2) 6295 1376


(+61) (2) 6239 6751






Dr Bernhard Zimburg - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Monday-Friday: 09.00-12.00

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Austrian visa related matters contact the embassy in Canberra before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.bmeia.gv.at/oeb-canberra/) or contact the visa department by telephone (+61) (2) 6295 1533 / (+61) (2) 6295 1376 or email canberra-ob@bmaa.gv.at

Consulates of Austria in Australia

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

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

Austrian Consulates in Australia

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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