Australian Embassy
Bulgaria, Romania

About us

Head of Mission

Ms Alison Duncan, Ambassador

Contact information

Australian Embassy address, map and contact details

The Australian Embassy in Athens is also accredited to Bulgaria and Romania.

The Embassy is staffed by an Ambassador and officers from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

For assistance with visas and migration to Australia contact Home Affairs, Australian Embassy, Berlin (for residents in Greece) or Home Affairs, Australian Embassy, Belgrade (for residents in Bulgaria or Romania).  The Australian Embassy in Athens is unable to provide you with detailed information.

The Austrade office in Poland is responsible for markets in Central and South East Europe including Greece, Hungary, Romania, Croatia and Serbia.

A non-resident Defence Attache is based in Madrid.

Opening hours

The Embassy in Athens is open for telephone and email enquiries from 8:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday except for public holidays.

Passport interviews and notarial services are offered on an appointment only basis - see Passport Services – Appointment System

Public holidays 2024

The Embassy will be closed on:

Mon 1 January - New Year’s Day
Mon 18 March - Orthodox Ash Monday
Mon 25 March - Independence Day
Fri 03 May - Orthodox Good Friday
Mon 06 May - Orthodox Easter Monday
Tue 07 May -  Labour Day (Greek)
Mon 24 June - Whit Monday
Thu 15 August - Assumption Day
Mon 28 October - National Day (Ochi Day)
Wed 25 December - Christmas Day
Thu 26 December - Boxing Day
Fri 27 December - DFAT Holiday
Mon 30 December - DFAT Holiday
Tue 31 December - DFAT Holiday

EOI for Honorary Consul, Sofia

The Australian Embassy in Athens is seeking Expressions of Interest from individuals to be the next Honorary Consul for Australia in Bulgaria, when the term of our current Honorary Consul concludes in November 2024.  
More information is available here.

Job Vacancies

Job Title: Executive Assistant to the Head of Mission

Location: Athens

Closing date: 25th April 2024

To apply, please click here.