Embassy of Australia in Seoul


The Australian Embassy in South Korea is a bilateral mission in Seoul and promotes Australian interests in South Korea. The embassy of Australia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of South Korea. The Australian Embassy in Seoul is headed by Mr Bill Paterson - Ambassador of Australia to South Korea.


Australian Embassy in Seoul, Korea (Republic) 19th Floor, Kyobo Building 1 Jongro-1-Ga, Jongro-Gu Seoul 110-605 Korea (Republic)


(+82) 2 2003 0100


(+82) 2 2003-0196


seoul-inform@dfat.gov.au seoul-visa@dfat.gov.au




Mr Bill Paterson - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in South Korea require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Australian embassy in Seoul 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 Seoul before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.southkorea.embassy.gov.au ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+82) 2 2003 0100 or email seoul-inform@dfat.gov.au seoul-visa@dfat.gov.au

Consulates of Australia in South Korea

Next to the embassy in Seoul there could be additional Australian consulates located in South Korea.

Please check below for the locations of the Australian consulates in South Korea.

Australian Consulates in South Korea

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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