Australian Consulate-General
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Consulate closed to the public

In line with Directive 16+ of the Ho Chi Minh City authoritites,  the Australian Consulate-General Ho Chi Minh City is closed to the public and all passport and notarial appointments have been cancelled until 1 August.

To re-book your appointment visit here: Book Your Appointment with Australian Consulate-General Ho Chi Minh City - Professional Services - Ho chi minh city (

For urgent consular assistance please call: +61 2 6261 3305 (from overseas; 24 hours a day 7 days a week)
For non-urgent consular assistance please email us:  [email protected]

COVID-19: For Australians returning to Australia

Please visit our COVID-19 Information page to find out about the latest flight options and entry requirements into Australia.

COVID-19: For Australians in Vietnam

Australia’s travel advice website, Smartraveller, contains up to date information on the COVID-19 pandemic and specific travel advice for Vietnam.

You can also subscribe on Smartraveller to receive the latest travel advice updates by email, receive  SMS critical alerts for Vietnam or receive a daily email with updates from the previous 24 hours. 

The Australian Ambassador in Vietnam, HE Robyn Mudie, is sharing regular messages on our social media channels.  You can view the latest videos on Facebook and Twitter.  Don’t forget to follow us for the latest updates.

Passport and notarial appointment bookings

Passport and notarial appointments are available from 09:00 to 12:00, Monday to Friday, excluding public holidays.

Passport and notarial services are by appointment only.

Book an appointment with Australian Consulate-General Ho Chi Minh City using SetMore

  • Please ensure you have all necessary supporting documents with you before you attend your appointment at the Consulate.

  • Clients without an appointment will only be seen in exceptional circumstances. 

  • For further enquiries, please contact us at [email protected] (passport services) or at [email protected] (notarial services) and provide us with a contact number.

For Australians needing consular assistance

For consular assistance in Vietnam:

For urgent consular assistance outside of business hours, the Consular Emergency Centre (CEC) in Canberra provides 24-hour support for Australians with serious and urgent needs. It is also for the friends and family of Australians overseas.

For urgent consular assistance, contact the CEC on:

Visas and Migration

Novel coronavirus and Australian visas

The Australian government has announced measures to ensure the health, safety and well-being of the Australian community, including implementing travel restrictions. Visa applicants and travellers should view the latest information available on the Department of Home Affairs website.

We strongly encourage you to apply online for any visas to Australia


Did you know, online visa applications are assessed several weeks faster than a paper application?

More information about Visa and Migration for clients in Vietnam.


Attention All Visitors To The Australian Consulate-General

Please note:

  • Airport style security screening is in place at the Australian Consulate-General.
  • As a condition of entry to the Consulate, visitors will be asked to leave all sharp or dangerous objects, cigarette lighters, oils and liquids with the guards for collection when departing the Consulate.