Australian Embassy

Australian Visa Application Centre

The Australian Visa Application Centre (AVAC) (biometric and application collection centre)

The Australian Visa Application Centre (AVAC) managed in partnership with TLScontact

The AVAC collects Biometrics from all clients applying for Australian visas in Lebanon.  The AVAC also collects paper applications submitted in person at the AVAC.

The AVAC will charge a service fee for these services.

Please note that Australian visa applications are processed by delegated officers of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP). TLScontact staff cannot provide immigration advice and do not process or decide visa applications.

Visa applicants and persons required to submit their biometrics should make an appointment prior to attending the AVAC.

Appointments for clients to lodge their visa applications and submit their biometrics can be made online:

Appointments can also be made by contacting the call centre in Cairo Egypt:

  • Telephone +20 233 313 301 (8:30 am to 4:30 pm Sunday to Thursday)
  • Telephone +961 1 994 666 (8:30 am to 4:30 pm Friday- for urgent calls only)

The AVAC in Beirut, Lebanon is located at:

Beirut, Downtown, Martyr’s Square, Opera Building, Ground floor

For more information on the Australian Visa Application Centre, please follow this link:

Currency accepted at the AVAC

  • The Visa Application Charge paid at the AVAC must be paid in cash in USD
  • The AVAC Service Fee must be paid in cash in LBP