Embassy of Australia in Tarawa


The Australian Embassy in Kiribati is a bilateral mission in Tarawa and promotes Australian interests in Kiribati. The embassy of Australia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Kiribati. The Australian Embassy in Tarawa is headed by Mr George Fraser, High Commissioner of Australia to Kiribati.


Australian High Commission in Tarawa, Kiribati P.O. Box 77 Bairiki Kiribati


(+686) 21 184


(+686) 21 904






Mr George Fraser, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Kiribati require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Australian embassy in Tarawa 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 Tarawa before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.kiribati.embassy.gov.au ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+686) 21 184 or email ahc.tarawa@dfat.gov.au

Consulates of Australia in Kiribati

Next to the embassy in Tarawa there could be additional Australian consulates located in Kiribati.

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

Australian Consulates in Kiribati

Next to the embassy in Tarawa, Australia has consulates in the following cities: Tarawa

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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