Australian Embassy


Coronavirus (COVID-19): Embassy Operations

The Embassy's working hours remain from 8 am to 4 pm Sunday to Thursday (except public holidays).

If you have a consular enquiry, please email the Embassy on [email protected] . This email address is monitored daily and regularly. If you have an urgent consular issue, please call the Embassy on 22322422 and follow the prompts.

Passport and Notarial Services


Appointments for notarial services can be booked via this link ( It is your responsibility to confirm notarial service requirements with the relevant authorities before making an appointment. You may be asked to provide supporting documentation from the requesting authority before an appointment is confirmed.

Passport appointments can be made through the following link (

Please be aware visitors will be required to wear a mask covering the mouth and nose and undergo health screening to enter the Embassy.

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 Please see below COVID-19 information for travellers.

About the Australian Embassy in Kuwait

Head of Mission

The Australian Ambassador to Kuwait is His Excellency Jonathan Gilbert.

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

There are currently no vacancies at the Australian Embassy Kuwait. 

Public Holidays for 2021

The Australian Embassy Kuwait will be closed to observe the following public holidays in 2021:
3 January New Year's Day (in lieu)
25 February Kuwait National Day
28 February Kuwait Liberation Day (in lieu)
1 April Good Friday (in lieu)
4 April Easter Sunday
12 May Eid Al-Fitr*
13 May Eid Al-Fitr*
20 July Eid Al-Adha*
21 July Eid Al-Adha*
22 July Eid Al-Adha*
8 August Islamic New Year*
23 December Christmas Day (in lieu)
26 December Boxing Day
27 December Additional DFAT Holiday











* These dates will be observed by the Australian Embassy Kuwait and may not align with the dates announced by the Government of Kuwait.