Australian Embassy

Services for Australians


Services for Australians Overseas

Contact details Australian Embassy Berlin and Australian Consulate-General Frankfurt

Book an appointment for passport interviews or notarial services

Assisting Australians overseas

Travel information for Australians

Living in Germany

Former residents

Customs and Quarantine



Contact details

Australian Embassy
Wallstraße 76-79
10179 Berlin
Tel: +49 30 88 00 88 0
Fax: +49 30 88 00 88 210

Opening hours: Mon - Fri 8.30am - 5.00pm
Passport application interviews: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 09.00am - 12.00pm
Notarial services: Wednesday 9.00am - 12pm. Applications for CNIs and apostilles can additionally be submitted daily between 9.00am - 9.20am


Australian Consulate-General
Main Tower, 28th Floor
Neue Mainzer Str. 52-58
60311 Frankfurt
Tel: +49 69 90558 0
Fax:+49 69 90558 119

Opening hours: Mon - Thu 9.00am - 4.30pm, Fri 9.00am - 4.00pm
Passport application interviews: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 9.00am - 12.00pm
Notarial services: Tuesday 9.00am - 12pm


What we can and cannot do

Assisting Australians overseas within limits.

For consular assistance outside the above opening hours, please phone: +49 30 8800880, choose option 2 for Consular assistance and your call will be redirected to the Consular Emergency Centre (24h) in Australia.

Consular Privacy Collection Statement 


Travel information for Australians

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

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.

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade has released its first State of Play report providing a great level of detail on consular statistics, particular case types and trends in the consular case load.


Living in Germany


Former residents

A gateway to information about Australian benefits, payments and services 


Customs and Quarantine

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

The Australian Customs Service has full information about taking goods into Australia inlcuding duty free, household goods and cars.

There are strict quarantine regulations for taking any food, plant material or animal products into Australia.

For information on bringing medicines into Australia, please visit the Therapeutic Goods Administration website.



For up-to-date information on Australian elections, enrolment and voting while overseas, visit the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) website or contact the AEC via email ( or by calling +61 2 6160 2600 or +61 2 6113 4777 (charges may apply).