Australian High Commission
United Kingdom
High Commission address: Australia House, Strand, London WC2B 4LA

Visas, Migration and Citizenship

Welcome to the website of the Migration Branch of the Australian High Commission in London. We are an overseas office of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP). We service clients who are usually resident in the United Kingdom and Ireland. 

Before you travel to Australia

You should not book flights or make travel commitments until you have a visa to travel to Australia. The department will not be liable for any financial loss incurred by clients whose visa application was finalised later than expected or unsuccessful.

London Counter

The London counter is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays only, between 9am and 11am. You must make an appointment to attend. In order to make an appointment, please contact the Europe Service Centre.

Processing of applications from residents of Ukraine

Processing of Australian visa applications for Ukrainian nationals living in the Ukraine will be undertaken by the Australian High Commission in London from 16 February 2015.

For further information in English, please click here.

For further information in Urkainian, please click here.

Contact us

Visa and Citizenship section in London

Europe Service Centre

Client Service Charter

Compliments and Complaints

Allegations and Dob-ins


Planning a holiday in Australia?

If you hold a passport from the European Union, Andorra, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Norway, San Marino, Switzerland or Vatican City you can apply electronically free of charge for a visa to visit Australia for a holiday.

Application process and other immigration matters

 Forms, Fees, Health and Character