Australian Embassy
Saudi Arabia

Welcome to the Australian Embassy in Riyadh

Welcome to the website of the Australian Embassy in Riyadh. This site contains a broad range of information on the Embassy’s services. Here you will find information on how to contact us, advice on the range of consular services available to Australian citizens, information on visa and citizenship arrangements and other practical information on matters such as trade and visas.  This site can direct you to an extensive array of information about Australia and the Australian Government.

Accreditation to Bahrain, Oman and Yemen

The Australian Embassy in Riyadh is formally accredited to Bahrain, Oman and Yemen and has full responsibility for all aspects of the bilateral relationship including with respect to consular issues.

Follow us on Twitter and Facebook

Stay up to date with the Australian Embassy. You can follow the Australian Ambassador's Twitter Page @AusAmbKSA or the Embassy's Facebook page to receive updates on Australia related news and events in Saudi Arabia.

Latest News and Events

New South Wales state Election 2023

The 2023 NSW State election will take place on 25 March. If you’re overseas, you can still take part by applying online to vote by post. Postal vote applications close 6pm, 20 March - apply as soon as possible to ensure the ballot reaches you in time for you to vote by election day.

If you’re taking part in the 2023 NSW State election by postal vote overseas, please note we are not a drop off location. Find the list of drop off locations

If you don’t have a drop of location near you, send your completed postal vote directly to the NSW Electoral Commission. Further details.

Holiday Notice

The Australian Embassy, Riyadh will be closed for Easter Sunday on Sunday 09 April and will reopen on Monday 10 April.

If you require urgent consular assistance during this time please call the Consular Emergency Centre on +61 2 6261 3305.

Payment for Passport and Notary Services

Please note that the Australian Embassy in Riyadh will accept payments only by credit cards. It is no longer possible to make any transaction in cash.

Cards that are accepted at the embassy include, Visa, Mastercard and American Express, please note Visa and Mastercards with the mada logo are not currently accepted. All payments will be processed in Australian Dollars (AUD).


Please see Employment Opportunities at the Embassy for current vacancies.

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