Embassy of Australia in Riyadh


The Australian Embassy in Saudi Arabia is a bilateral mission in Riyadh and promotes Australian interests in Saudi Arabia. The embassy of Australia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Saudi Arabia. The Australian Embassy in Riyadh is headed by Mr Neil Hawkins - Ambassador of Australia to Saudi Arabia.


Australian Embassy in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Abdullah bin Hozafa Al-Sahmi Avenue Diplomatic Quarter P.O. Box 94400 Riyadh 11693 Saudi Arabia


(+966) 1 488 7788


(+966) 1 488 7973





Mr Neil Hawkins - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Saudi Arabia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Australian embassy in Riyadh 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 Riyadh before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.saudiarabia.embassy.gov.au ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+966) 1 488 7788 or email

Consulates of Australia in Saudi Arabia

Next to the embassy in Riyadh there could be additional Australian consulates located in Saudi Arabia.

Please check below for the locations of the Australian consulates in Saudi Arabia.

Australian Consulates in Saudi Arabia

Next to the embassy in Riyadh, 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 Saudi Arabia ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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