Embassy of India in Canberra


The Indian Embassy in Australia is a bilateral mission in Canberra and promotes Indian interests in Australia. The embassy of India also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Australia. The Indian Embassy in Canberra is headed by Mr Biren Nanda, High Commissioner of India to Australia.


Indian High Commission in Canberra, Australia 3-5 Moonah Place Yarralumla ACT 2600 Australia


(+61) 2-6273 3999 (+61) 2-6273 3774 / 3875


(+61) 2-6273 1308






Mr Biren Nanda, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Indian visa related matters contact the embassy in Canberra before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.hcindia-au.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+61) 2-6273 3999 (+61) 2-6273 3774 / 3875 or email hco@hcindia-au.org

Consulates of India in Australia

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

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

Indian Consulates in Australia

Next to the embassy in Canberra, India has consulates in the following cities: Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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