Australian Embassy

Contact us

Contact us

Australian Embassy Berlin
Wallstr. 76-79
10179 Berlin

Phone: +49(0)30 880088 0 (not for visa enquiries)
Fax: +49(0)30 880088 210 (not for visa enquiries)

Email:  (not for visa enquiries)


Opening hours

Monday - Friday 8.30am - 5.00pm (except for public holidays)
Telephone switchboard: Monday - Friday 8.30am - 1.00pm + 2.00pm - 5.00pm

Monday - Friday 8.30am - 5.00pm (except for public holidays)


The 2019 Australian federal election will be held on Saturday 18 May 2019

If you are an eligible Australian citizen living overseas you can still participate but you need to be enrolled. To enrol, check or update your enrolment details visit The deadline for enrolling or updating your details for the federal election is 8pm, Thursday 18 April (Australian time in the electorate you’re enrolled).

In-person voting will be available at the Australian Embassy in Berlin (Wallstraße 76-79, 101179 Berlin – U Märkisches Museum), from 7-17 May between 0830 and 1630 weekdays.  There is no in person voting services being provided at the Australian Consulate-General in Frankfurt. Alternatively, you can apply for a postal vote online now at

If you are overseas and unable to vote, complete an overseas notification form and return it to the AEC. Being overseas is a valid reason for not voting.

Information in other languages can be found at

The AEC website has a lot of useful information regarding the election, and you should check there first, but if you have further questions please email


Visa information and enquiries 

For visa information visit the Department of Home Affairs and our site Connecting with Australia

If after accessing these websites you have further visa questions or require additional information, you may get in touch with the Global Service Center  or make a general enquiry using the web-based form

Consular services

24-hour consular emergency helpline: 0800 182 0661/+61 2 6261 3305


Head office in Canberra

Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

  • Address
    R.G. Casey Building
    John McEwen Crescent
    Barton ACT 0221 Australia
  • Switchboard: +61 2 6261 1111