Australian Embassy
Saudi Arabia

About us

About the Australian Embassy in Saudi Arabia

Head of Mission

Australian Ambassador to Saudi Arabia

Contact information

PLEASE NOTE:

WORK WEEK

The Embassy’s work week is from Sunday to Thursday.

TELEPHONE NUMBER CHANGE

To contact the Embassy the numbers are as follows:

Telephone: +966 11 250 0900

Fax: +966 11 250 0902


Embassy location:

Australian Embassy
Abdullah bin Hozafa Al-Sahmi Avenue
Diplomatic Quarter
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
 

Postal Address:

PO Box 94400
Riyadh 11693
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

 

CORONA VIRUS AWARENESS:

For the latest information and developments on the management of the Novel Corona virus in Saudi Arabia, please click the link to the Saudi Ministry of Health website. The site includes FAQs, media releases and other key websites.

www.moh.gov.sa/en/HealthAwareness/Corona/Pages/AboutCorona.aspx
 

OPENING HOURS

The Embassy is open from 0745 to 1545 Sunday to Thursday, except public holidays. 

“Passport applications interviews and notarial services at the Embassy in Riyadh are offered by appointment only.”

 

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

In 2018, the Embassy will be closed on:

01/01/2018           Monday                      New Year’s Day

28/01/2018           Sunday                       Australia Day (in lieu)

29/03/2018           Thursday                   Easter (in lieu)

01/04/2018           Sunday                       Easter Sunday

14/06/2018           Thursday                   Eid Al-Fitr*

17/06/2018           Sunday                       Eid Al-Fitr*

18/06/2018           Monday                      Eid Al-Fitr*

21/08/2018           Tuesday                     Eid Al-Adha*

22/08/2018           Wednesday              Eid Al-Adha*

23/08/2018           Thursday                   Eid Al-Adha*

23/09/2018           Sunday                       Saudi National Day

25/12/2018           Tuesday                     Christmas Day

26/12/2018           Wednesday              Boxing Day

27/12/2018           Thursday                   Additional DFAT Holiday

 

* Eid holidays are subject to the sighting of the moon.