Australian High Commission
United Kingdom

About us

About the Australian High Commission, London


High Commissioner

The Honourable George Brandis QC is High Commissioner for Australia.


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Contact Information

Australian High Commission
London WC2B 4LA
(corner of Aldwych and Strand. Nearest Tube station: Temple)

Tel: 020 7379 4334; Fax: 020 7240 5333 


Opening Hours

Australian High Commission Office hours: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday*,**

Public Counter Services

Notarial and Document services: 9:30 am to 11:30 am, Monday – Friday*

Passport services by appointment only (9:00am to 4:00pm, Monday – Friday*)

* except UK bank and Australian national holidays.  There are substantial time differences between Australia and the UK.

**please note the Christmas/New Year closure dates on our home page.


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