Australian Embassy
China

About us

About the Australian Embassy in China

His Excellency Mr Graham Fletcher, Ambassador of Australia to the People’s Republic of China

Role of the Embassy & Consulates

Embassy Structure

The Embassy Building

 

Contact information

Australian Embassy and Consulates

 

Opening hours

The Embassy will be open from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday, except for public holidays.

Consular Counter Services business hours are Monday-Friday 9:00–12:00 for lodgements of passport application and Monday-Friday 14:00–15:30 for notarial services by making appointments in advance, except for public holidays.

Please note that visa and citizenship clients require an appointment to attend the Australian Embassy.

Further details about how to lodge a visa application in China, or how to make a visa and citizenship enquiry are available. See:

Lodging a Visa Application in China | Contact Details 

 

Embassy Public Holidays 2022

Monday

3rd January 2022

In lieu of New Year’s Day

Tuesday

1st February 2022

Chinese New Year

Wednesday

2nd February 2022

Chinese New Year- Spring Festival

Thursday

3rd February 2022

Chinese New Year- Spring Festival

Friday

4th February 2022

Chinese New Year- Spring Festival

Friday

15th April 2022

Good Friday

Monday

18th April 2022

Easter Monday

Friday

3rd June 2022

Dragon Boat Festival

Thursday      22th September 2022      National Day of Mourning for Queen Elizabeth II

Monday

3rd October 2022

Chinese National Day – Golden Week

Tuesday

4th October 2022

Chinese National Day – Golden Week

Wednesday

5th October 2022

Chinese National Day – Golden Week

Monday

26th December 2022

   Day in lieu of Christmas Eve

Tuesday

27th December 2022

   Day in lieu of Christmas Day

Wednesday

28th December 2022

   Day in lieu of Boxing Day

 

Embassy Public Holiday 2023

Monday                       

    2nd January 2023                      

    In lieu of New Year’s Day

Monday

    23th January 2023

    In lieu of Chinese New Year’s Eve

Tuesday

    24th January 2023

    Chinese New Year – Spring Festival

Wednesday

    25th January 2023

    Chinese New Year – Spring Festival

Friday

    7th April 2023

    Good Friday

Monday

    10th April 2023

    Easter Monday

Monday

    1st May 2023

    Labour Day

Thursday

    22th June 2023

    Dragon Boat Festival

Monday

    2nd October 2023

    In lieu of Chinese National Day

Tuesday

    3rd October 2023

    National Day Holiday-Golden Week

Wednesday

    4th October 2023

    National Day Holiday-Golden Week

Monday

    25th December 2023

    Christmas Day

Tuesday

    26th December 2023

    Boxing Day

Wednesday

    27th December 2023

    In lieu of Christmas Eve

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