Australian Embassy
Embassy address: Level 6, Thon Building, Cnr Kifisias & Alexandras Ave, Ambelokipi, Athens - Telephone: 210 870 4000 - Fax: 210 870 4111

Services for Australians Overseas

2014 Victorian State Election – 29 November

Early voting will be taking place at the Embassy from Monday 17 November to Friday 28 November (weekdays only).

Voting times will be 8:30am to 3:30pm. The Embassy will not be open for voting on election day.

Information on voting by mail is available at the Victorian Electoral Commission website .


Office Hours and Contact Details

The Consular and Passport Services Section of the Australian Embassy in Athens is open for telephone and email enquiries from 8:00am to 4:00 pm Monday to Friday.

Our counter hours are 8:30am to 3:30pm Monday to Friday. Passport Services – Appointment System

Consular Privacy Collection Statement
Contact details
Public holidays  

Honorary Consuls

The Australian Embassy in Athens administers Honorary Consulates in Thessaloniki (northern Greece), in Sofia (Bulgaria) and in Bucharest (Romania). In the first instance it is preferable that you contact the Embassy in Athens with your telephone or email query. 


What we can and cannot do

Assisting Australians overseas within limits

Travel information for Australians

Get the latest travel advisories and other traveller hints from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade


On-line registration for Australians overseas

We encourage use of this online registration service by Australians planning to reside overseas for extended periods, and those travelling to locations where there are security risks.

Emergency situations

The Australian Government, through its consular officers, endeavours to provide assistance in situations where danger exists due to civil unrest, war, etc., when it is considered necessary and where it can be arranged.


Practical Information about Greece, Bulgaria and Romania

Former residents

A gateway to information about Australian benefits, payments and services 

Returning to Australia

Handy information for Australians or residents returning from a holiday or moving back to Australia.

Taking cats and dogs to Australia

Pensions and information for former residents