Australian Embassy

About the Australian Embassy in Kuwait


Head of Mission

The Australian Ambassador to Kuwait is His Excellency Mr Warren Hauck.

Contact information and opening hours

Dar Al-Awadi Complex (Level 12)
Ahmad Al-Jaber St.
Sharq, Kuwait
General line: +965 2232 2422
General fax:  +965 2232 2430
General opening hours : 8:00 am to 4:00 pm from Sunday to Thursday
Location map

Visa services

Please click here for more information on contact details of the visa and migration.

Passport services

Please click here for more information on contact details of Passport services.

Consular services

Please click here for more information on Consular services.

Employment at the Australian Embassy

POSITION VACANT: The Australian Embassy has a vacant position for a Driver and Property Assistant. Click HERE for details about the position and how to apply. The application deadline is 7 December 2016. We regret that we will not be able to reply to unsuccessful candidates. 

Public Holidays for 2016

The Australian Embassy Kuwait will be closed to observe the following public holidays in 2016:

3 January

New Year's Day

25 February

Kuwait National Day

27 March

Easter Sunday

28 March

Easter Monday

5 May

Ascension of the Prophet

6 July

Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)*

7 July


11 September

Eid-al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)*

12 September


13 September


2 October

Islamic New Year

25 December

Christmas Day

26 December

Boxing Day

27 December

Additional DFAT Holiday

* These dates are subject to change depending on the sighting on the moon, in accordance with the Hijri calendar.