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.
General line: +965 2232 2422
General fax: +965 2232 2430
General opening hours : 8:00 am to 4:00 pm from Sunday to Thursday
Please click here for more information on contact details of the visa and migration.
Please click here for more information on contact details of Passport services.
Please click here for more information on Consular services.
Employment at the Australian Embassy
The Australian Trade Commission (Austrade) has an opening for a Business Development Manager in Kuwait CIty. For more details, please visit https://kuwait.embassy.gov.au/kuwt/Current_Vacancies.html
Public Holidays for 2019
The Australian Embassy Kuwait will be closed to observe the following public holidays in 2019:
|1 January||New Year's Day|
|25 February||Kuwait National Day|
|26 February||Kuwait Liberation Day|
|21 April||Easter Sunday|
|22 April||Easter Monday|
|4 June||Eid Al-Fitr*|
|5 June||Eid Al-Fitr*|
|6 June||Eid Al-Fitr*|
|11 August||Eid Al-Adha*|
|12 August||Eid Al-Adha*|
|13 August||Eid Al-Adha*|
|1 September||Islamic New Year*|
|25 December||Christmas Day|
|26 December||Boxing Day|
* These dates are subject to change depending on the sighting on the moon, in accordance with the Hijri calendar.