Embassy of Australia in Ottawa


The Australian Embassy in Canada is a bilateral mission in Ottawa and promotes Australian interests in Canada. The embassy of Australia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Canada. The Australian Embassy in Ottawa is headed by Mrs Louise Hand, High Commissioner of Australia to Canada.


Australian High Commission in Ottawa, Canada Suite 710, 50 OConnor Street Ottawa Ontario K1P 6L2 Canada


(+1) 613 236 0841


(+1) 613 216 1321





Mrs Louise Hand, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Canada require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Australian embassy in Ottawa 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 Australia

For all Australian visa related matters contact the embassy in Ottawa before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.canada.embassy.gov.au ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 613 236 0841 or email

Consulates of Australia in Canada

Next to the embassy in Ottawa there could be additional Australian consulates located in Canada.

Please check below for the locations of the Australian consulates in Canada.

Australian Consulates in Canada

Next to the embassy in Ottawa, Australia has consulates in the following cities: Toronto and Vancouver

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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