Embassy of Australia in Beijing


The Australian Embassy in China is a bilateral mission in Beijing and promotes Australian interests in China. The embassy of Australia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of China. The Australian Embassy in Beijing is headed by Dr. Alan William Thomas - Ambassador of Australia to China.


Australian Embassy in Beijing, China 21 Dongzhimenwai Dajie Sanlitun Beijing 100600 China


(+86) (10) 5140 4111


(+86) (10) 5140 4230






Dr. Alan William Thomas - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in China require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Australian embassy in Beijing 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 Beijing before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.austemb.org.cn ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+86) (10) 5140 4111 or email pubaff.beijing@dfat.gov.au

Consulates of Australia in China

Next to the embassy in Beijing there could be additional Australian consulates located in China.

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

Australian Consulates in China

Next to the embassy in Beijing, Australia has consulates in the following cities: Chengdu, Guangzhou and Shanghai

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Australian Embassy in Beijing offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from China to Australia as wel as for Australian citizens in China. 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.