Embassy of Australia
United States of America
Embassy address: 1601 Massachusetts Ave, NW Washington DC 20036 - Telephone: (202) 797 3000 - Fax: (202) 797 3168

Australian Consulate-General - San Francisco 

Contact information

Australian Consulate-General
575 Market Street, Suite 1800
San Francisco, CA, 94105

Australian Consulate-General / Austrade (www.austrade.gov.au)

Phone: +1 415 644 3620

Fax: +1 415 536 1982

Consular & Passports

Phone: +1 415 644 3620

24-Hour Consular Emergency Centre (Australia) + 1 (888) 239-3501 (from the US)

Email for General Enquiries: sanfrancisco@austrade.gov.au

Visas and Immigration

Please note that there is no Visa Agency for travel and immigration to Australia in San Francisco. There is a service to assist people in North America with queries on Australian Immigration, visas and citizenship. For visa enquires please visit www.immi.gov.au or call the Americas Service Centre on +1 613 238 1040 which is located in Canada. Please note that standard call charges to Canada will apply.


Opening hours

The Consulate is open from 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday through Friday except public holidays. Passport interviews are by appointment only – to book an appointment please call +1 415 644 3620 and follow the prompts. The Consulate is located on Market Street, between 1st and 2nd Streets. Montgomery Station is the nearest Bart/Muni Station.

Australian Consulate-General

The Australian Consulate-General in San Francisco provides consular and passport services to Australian citizens residing or travelling within the North-West of the United States of America.

Australian Trade Commission (Austrade)

Austrade provides information and assistance to Australian exporters and international buyers of Australian products. www.austrade.gov.au

Consular and Passport Services

The Australian Consulate-General in San Francisco provides consular and passport services to Australian citizens residing or travelling in:

Northern California (north of 36N latitude), Nevada (except Las Vegas), Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana and Wyoming.

For Australians Seeking Consular Assistance

The Consular Section offers 24-hour emergency service to Australians who are in distress and/or require urgent consular assistance. If you are an Australian citizen in need of emergency assistance, please call +1 415 644 3620 during normal business hours.

If you require assistance when the Consulate-General is closed such as after hours, on weekends or public holidays, call 24 Hour Consular Emergency Centre at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Canberra toll-free at 1 (888) 239-3501 from any phone in the United States.

Australians in the USA:

CONSULAR information

PASSPORT information

We encourage Australians currently visiting or residing (or planning to visit or reside) in the USA to register with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s Smartraveller website - http://www.smartraveller.gov.au