Australian Consulate-General
Hong Kong, China
Address: 23/F Harbour Centre, 25 Harbour Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong - Tel: +852 2827 8881 - Fax: +852 2585 4457

About Us

Head of Mission

Mr Paul Tighe, Australian Consul-General Hong Kong & Macau


The Australian Consulate-General is the face of the Australian Government in Hong Kong and offers a wide range of diplomatic and government services to advance Australian interests in Hong Kong and Macau.

These services include promoting Australia's key foreign policy and trade objectives and managing Australia's important and dynamic relationship with the Hong Kong Government, in addition to processing visas for those wishing to visit or migrate to Australia.

The Consulate-General also provides a variety of services for Australian residents and visitors in Hong Kong and Macau, including issuing passports and providing support and assistance to Australians in need.

For services available in PRC (People's Republic of China), please refer to the following websites:

 Australian Embassy, Beijing

 Australian Consulate-General, Shanghai

 Australian Consulate-General, Guangzhou

 Australian Consulate-General, Chengdu




23/F, Harbour Centre, 25 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong


+852 2827 8881


+852 2585 4457


Passport & Consular Services office - 23/F

Opening hours:

9:00am to 5:00pm (open during lunch hours)
Monday - Friday
Passports may be lodged from 9:00am to 4:00pm
Witnessing Documents - 9:00am to 1:00pm each Wednesday


+852 2827 8881


+852 2585 4461


Visas and Citizenship office - 24/F

Opening hours:

8:30am to 12:00noon
Monday - Friday 

Please note that most queries and visa requests can be resolved without a visit to our office. Please check Visa and Migration section on this website for information on how to lodge an application. Most types of applications can be mailed, emailed and lodged on-line. If you have a specific question not covered by information available on this website please email us first at as we may be able to assist you without a visit to our office.

If you decide that you need to visit our office please note that our counters get very busy after 10.00am. Please ensure that you arrive early to avoid longer waiting times.  



The counter and telephone inquiry services will not be available on Friday 19 September. Regular services will resume on Monday 22 September.

Telephone Inquiry:

+852 2585 4139
9:00am - 11:00am & 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Monday to Friday


Telephone inquiry will not be availabe in the afternoon from 1:30pm to 2:30pm on Tuesday 18 August. The service will resume from 2:30pm.

The counter and telephone inquiry services will not be available on Friday 19 September. Regular services will resume on Monday 22 September.  


+852 2585 4459


Australian Trade Commission - 24/F

Opening hours:

8:45am to 5:00pm
Monday - Friday


+852 2588 5300


+852 2827 4145


Study in Australia



The Consulate-General will be closed on the following days:

Year 2014


1 January 2014 (Wednesday)

The first day of January

31 January 2014 (Friday)

Lunar New Year's Day

3 February 2014 (Monday)

The fourth day of Lunar New Year

18 April 2014 (Friday)

Good Friday

21 April 2014 (Monday)

Easter Monday

1 May 2014 (Thursday)

Labour Day

6 May 2014 (Tuesday)

The Buddha's Birthday

2 June 2014 (Monday)

Tuen Ng Festival

1 July 2014 (Tuesday)

HKSAR Establishment Day

9 September 2014 (Tuesday)

The day following Mid-Autumn Festival

1 October 2014 (Wednesday)

National Day

2 October 2014 (Thursday)

Chung Yeung Festival

25 December 2014 (Thursday)

Christmas Day

26 December 2014 (Friday)

The first weekday after Christmas Day


Senior Staff

Paul Tighe

Janaline Oh
Deputy Consul-General

Tony Ambrosino
Consul (Consular & Management) 

Dan Tebbutt
Senior Trade Commissioner

Erica Biddle 
Consul (Immigration)

Gavin McDougall
Director, Public Affairs

Chris Salmon
Consul (Police Liaison)