Embassy of Australia in Apia


The Australian Embassy in Samoa is a bilateral mission in Apia and promotes Australian interests in Samoa. The embassy of Australia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Samoa. The Australian Embassy in Apia is headed by Dr Stephen Henningham, High Commissioner of Australia to Samoa.


Australian High Commission in Apia, Samoa Beach Road P.O. Box 704 Apia Samoa


(+685) 23 411/2


(+685) 23 159





Dr Stephen Henningham, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Samoa require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Australian embassy in Apia 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 Apia before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.samoa.embassy.gov.au ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+685) 23 411/2 or email

Consulates of Australia in Samoa

Next to the embassy in Apia there could be additional Australian consulates located in Samoa.

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

Australian Consulates in Samoa

Next to the embassy in Apia, Australia has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Australia does not have any consulates located in Samoa ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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