Embassy of France in Canberra


The French Embassy in Australia is a bilateral mission in Canberra and promotes French interests in Australia. The embassy of France also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Australia. The French Embassy in Canberra is headed by Mr Michel Henri Filhol - Ambassador of France to Australia.


French Embassy in Canberra, Australia 6 Perth avenue Yarralumla ACT 2600 Australia


(+61) (2) 621 601 00


(+61) (2) 621 601 32






Mr Michel Henri Filhol - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

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

For all French visa related matters contact the embassy in Canberra before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambafrance-au.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+61) (2) 621 601 00 or email info@ambafrance-au.org

Consulates of France in Australia

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

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

French Consulates in Australia

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