Australian Permanent Mission and Consulate-General
Geneva, Switzerland
Address: Chemin des Fins 2, Case Postale 102, 1211 Geneva 19 - Telephone: 022 799 9100 - Fax: 022 799 9178

Australian Permanent Mission and Consulate-General

Geneva, Switzerland



Out of Hours (emergencies only)

For emergencies out of office hours please call +41 (0) 22 799 9100 – the recorded message will give instructions on connecting to the 24-hour Consular Emergency Centre in Canberra on a toll-free number.


Consular and Passport Information

Information for Australian Citizens, Citizenship, Birth Registrations, Travel Advice, Visas to Australia or Papua New Guinea, may be found in the Australian Consulate-General (Services for Australians) section.

Passport fees increased on 1 January 2013. Read more about the new fees.

Honorary Consul - Mr Alexander Kaiser is Australia's Honorary Consul in Zurich - details of his availability can be found here.



The Australian Permanent Mission to the United Nations offers the opportunity for Australians to undertake voluntary internships on a self-funded basis.


Recent Statements 

Universal Periodic Review - 20th Session

Statement on Iran by Ms Tanya Bennett, 31 October 2014

Statement on Angola by Ms Lauren Stasinowsky, 30 October 2014

Statement on Kazakhstan by Ms Emily Hill, 30 October 2014

Statement on San Marino by Ms Heather Ng, 29 October 2014

Statement on Fiji by Ms Tanya Bennett, 29 October 2014

Statement on Bolivia by Ms Emily Hill, 28 October 2014

Statement on Gambia by Ms Lauren Stasinowsky, 28 October 2014

Statement on El Salvador by Ms Emily Hill, 27 October 2014

Statement on Italy by Ms Lauren Stasinowsky, 27 October 2014


Travel Advice 

All Australians travelling overseas, whatever the reasons and however long you'll be away, are encouraged to register with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade before travel. You can register on-line or in person at any Australian Embassy, High Commission or Consulate. The information you provide will help us to contact you in an emergency - whether it is a natural disaster, civil disturbance or a family issue. It may also be used to pass other information to you such as updated Travel Advice and notice of elections.

Information about risks overseas is contained in the Department's travel advisories. These and other travel tips to help you better prepare for your overseas trip can be found at You can also subscribe to automatically receive email updates each time we change our travel advisories.

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