Australian Embassy
Bulgaria, Romania

Consular Services

Consular services and Information for Australians


Emergency Situations and Consular Support

Consular staff can assist Australians overseas in accordance with the Australian Consular Services Charter.

In case of an emergency after hours, consular assistance is  available from the 24-hour Consular Emergency Centre in Canberra via the Embassy on +30 210 870 4000.  If you have difficulties connecting through the Embassy's number you can call the Consular Emergency Centre +61 2 6261 3305.


Honorary Consuls

Honorary Consuls in Sofia (Bulgaria) and Bucharest (Romania) are able to provide limited assistance to Australian citizens and can accept passport applications (by appointment only).  For urgent assistance outside their working hours of 9:00am to 4:00pm from Monday to Friday call +61 2 6261 3305.  Honarary Consuls are not open on public holidays in their country of residence.


Information for travelling Australians


Practical information about Greece, Bulgaria and Romania


Pensions and information for former residents


Returning to Australia