Australian High Commission
United Kingdom


Employment Opportunities


All vacancies at the Australian High Commission, London will be posted here for a minimum of two weeks.  Please check back frequently, as new vacancies are posted on a regular basis.

When applying for a vacancy, please note that we are unable to accept emails with a total file size larger than 5MB. Under current arrangements, no notification will be generated for emails exceeding 5MB which are not successfully received.  Please ensure that your email does not exceed this size limit, as your application will not be received.

All recruitment queries should be sent to

The Australian High Commission is an Equal Opportunities Employer.  For more information on how recruitment at the Australian High Commission, London is carried out, please click here: Recruitment at the Australian High Commission - London

For information on the closing dates and the status of all ongoing recruitment processes, please click here: Status of Current Selection Processes


Current Vacancies at the Australian High Commission, London


HR Adviser, LE4, DFAT - Applications open

Political Officer, LE6, DFAT - Applications open

Casual Security Guards, LE1, DFAT  -  Applications open


Public Diplomacy Adviser, LE5, Public Affairs, DFAT - Applications Closed

Information Officers (Various Languages) Europe Service Centre, Department of Immigration and Border Protection (LE 2) - Applications Closed

Manager, Department of Immigration and  Border Protection (LE5)- Applications closed


ALERT: Scam Recruitment Emails


The Australian High Commission has been alerted to emails that appear to have been sent from the High Commission (London) referring to selection for a job interview.  The email has been sent from an unknown source and has no relation to the Australian High Commission or the Australian Government.

We recommend anyone receiving these emails, who has not applied for a job at the Australia High Commission, to not respond to the message and delete the email.  If you have already responded and provided your details including passport information to the email address, we highly recommend you contact officials in your country of residence, including your passport office, to inform them of this incident.


Any and all relocation costs are at the expense of the officer, including travel, personal effects, and accommodation in London.

The Australian High Commission, London is not able to provide advice or accept any liability regarding individual taxation obligations. Applicants are responsible for determining what their own individual taxation obligations may be with respect to employment with an Australian mission overseas, including the impact of any relevant tax treaties.

Information on Australian taxation can be obtained from the Australian Taxation Office or a qualified independent Australian tax agent.