Australian Embassy

Ambassador's Welcome

HE Mr Glenn Miles

Welcome to the website of the Australian Embassy in Lebanon. The site provides a range of information on Australia, the work of the Embassy, and the Australia-Lebanon relationship. I hope you will find it interesting and informative. full text 

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The Australian Embassy’s Direct Aid Program (DAP) has now opened the call for proposal for the fiscal year of 2018-19 through an online service powered by Smartygrants.

For more information on the application procedures, the DAP guidelines, and the timeline, click here.


Immigration Section no longer receiving phone calls

The Australian Embassy in Beirut no longer takes telephone enquiries on immigration and visa issues.  Information about visas, citizenship and migration matters is available from the website or on Visa, immigration and citizenship on this site. For general pre-lodgement enquiries, you can also call our visa application centre +20 233 313 301 (International call rates apply).

You can contact the visa section by email on  You will receive an automated response when you send us an email.  Please read this carefully.  If your enquiry is answered by the information in the automated response, you will not receive another reply.


Delays in passport appointments

The Australian Embassy is experiencing a high volume of passport application requests. 

Due to this large number of requests, appointments to lodge an application may only be available in 4-5 weeks.  see passports services page


Remember to be informed and be prepared when you travel:

Read the Australian Government's travel advice for Lebanon on Smartraveller and register your travel!


This site provides useful information and links to:

Visa, immigration and citizenship

Passport Services

Consular services

Notarial services

and much more...



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