Australian Embassy
Promoting the interests of the Australian Government, Australian businesses and the Australian community in Qatar.


Important messages

The Australian Passport Office (APO) is currently seeing strong demand for passports. APO advises its customers to apply for or renew their passport well ahead of their planned travel dates and allow up to ten weeks to get a new passport.

Entry to Qatar differs depending on vaccination status, country of embarkation and normal country of residence. See Qatar's travel and return policy. Australians living in or visiting Qatar should read our travel advice on Qatar. Make sure to subscribe.

If you require consular assistance, please email us at [email protected] or call us on +974 4007 8500 from 0830 to 1600 Sunday to Thursday. To make an appointment for passport or notarial services, please book online.

If you need emergency consular assistance out of hours, please call the Australian Government’s 24-hour consular hotline on +61 2 6261 3305 or SMS +61 421 269 080.


About the Australian Embassy in Qatar

Head Of Mission:
The Australian Ambassador to Qatar is Mr Jonathan Muir.

Contact Information:
21st Floor, Tornado Tower
Majlis Al Taawon St
Phone: +974 4007 8500
Fax:  +974 4007 8503

Opening Hours:
By appointment
Counter working hours from 8:30am - 12:00pm from Sunday to Wednesday.

If you are experiencing any cold or flu like symptoms, please call the Embassy for advice prior to your appointment. Visitors may be subject to temperature testing on arrival to Tornado Tower or the Embassy.