Australian Consulate Website

Check out this page below & menu above for detailed information about service & what can and can not be provided by the Consulate of Australia in Chiang Mai


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The Consulate supports the Australian Embassy in the Northern Thailand consular district.  This support is provided through some consular information & assistance to Australians, promoting and strengthening the Australian-Thailand bilateral relationships through public diplomacy and participating in the Consular Corps of Northern Thailand.

The Australian Consulate normally operates from Monday to Thursday

Hours: 09:00 am – 12:00 noonClosed Friday, Saturday & Sunday – Visits by appointment only

For information or before visiting please contact the Consulate:

Phone: 091 857 6996 or Email:

If the Consulate is closed or for Out Of Hours consular assistance  – Phone the Embassy on 02 344 6300 (or email them – – for a business hours response). If it is after Embassy hours, select option 1 to be transferred to the Consular Emergency Centre in Australia. If your call is not transferred, you can call the Emergency Centre on +61 2 6261 3305 (call charges apply).

Outreach Program

The Australian Embassy provides a Consular Service Outreach Program that visits Chiangmai – The Embassy offers some notarial and passport services during the visit program. – Some 2018 dates have been published.  The Outreach operates at Le Meridien Hotel Chiang Mai – See below for next date or more information at this website.

Service Limitations

The Consulate in Chiang Mai is not authorised under the Consular Fees Act or DFAT policy to provide Notarial services or accept Australian Passport applications. It can offer referral information or see this Embassy page.

Australian Visa or Citizenship by Decent information and application are managed by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. You can obtain information at this website. The Consulate is not able to assist with visa and citizenship matters .

To register a marriage in Thailand see the information at this website. The Consulate is not able to assist with this.

The Consulate can not offer advice or provide information on obtaining, extending or facilitating visa’s for Thailand. You need to contact the Thai Embassy or Consulate if you are in Australia or Thai Immigration if you are in Thailand.  There are also many Thai Visa Agents available in Chiang Mai to assist with visa matters – these can be found through internet searches.

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