Embassy of Afghanistan in Canberra


The Afghan Embassy in Australia is a bilateral mission in Canberra and promotes Afghan interests in Australia. The embassy of Afghanistan also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Australia. The Afghan Embassy in Canberra is headed by Mr Nasir Ahmad Andisha - Ambassador of Afghanistan to Australia.


Afghan Embassy in Canberra, Australia, 4 Beale Crescent, Deakin ACT 2600, PO Box 155, Deakin West, ACT 2600, Australia


(+61) (2) 6282 7311


(+61) (2) 6282 7322






Mr Nasir Ahmad Andisha - Ambassador

Office Hours:

09.30-16.30 and 10.00-14.00 (Consular)

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Afghan visa related matters contact the embassy in Canberra before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.afghanembassy.net) or contact the visa department by telephone (+61) (2) 6282 7311 or email admin@afghanembassy.net

Consulates of Afghanistan in Australia

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

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

Afghan Consulates in Australia

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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