High Commission
Australian High Commission
Cyprus

Australian High Commissioner H.E. Mr Alan Sweetman welcomes you to our website

Our High Commission in Nicosia offers a range of services including passport, consular and notarial services.

These services are offered strictly via an appointment system (click 'Book Appointment' or see further below for more info).

Please note that we only accept credit cards and cannot accept cash or cheques.

Book an appointment with Australian High Commission, Nicosia using SetMore

Please read our booking policy here.

We do not have a visas and citizenship service available (see below).

Are you an Australian citizen living in, or visiting, Cyprus?  Please make sure you register with us at www.smartraveller.gov.au

Our Office Hours

In case of an emergency Australian citizens should call +357 2275 3001 (24 hours).

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Passport Services

Please note, passport lodgement is available with an appointment only on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday (not Wednesday) between 8:30am and 12:30pm (To make an appointment to apply for or renew a passport click 'Book Appointment' below). Please note that we only accept credit cards for payment of passport application fees.

Book an appointment with Australian High Commission, Nicosia using SetMore

For more passport info visit the Australian Passports Office.

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Consular Services - Legalisation of Documents / Notarials

Please note, consular services are available with an appointment only on Wednesday between 8:30am and 12:30pm (To make an appointment for consular services click 'Book Appointment' below). Please note that we only accept credit cards for payment of Notarial Services and Document Legalisation fees.

Book an appointment with Australian High Commission, Nicosia using SetMore

For more information on Notarial Services and Document Legalisation, please visit here.

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2017 New England By-election

A by-election for the federal electoral Division of New England in New South Wales will be held on Saturday 2 December 2017.

You can check if you are enrolled in the Division of New England, enrol or update your enrolment details at www.aec.gov.au/enrol. The deadline to enrol is 8pm AEDT Friday 3 November 2017.

In-person voting will not be available outside of Australia for this by-election. If you will be overseas on by-election day, you can apply for a postal vote or you can vote in person in Australia before you go.

You can apply for a postal vote by completing a ‘Postal Vote Application’ on the AEC website. You should ensure that you apply for a postal vote as soon as possible to allow enough time for the ballot papers to reach you overseas before by-election day.

For more information, visit the AEC website at www.aec.gov.au/new-england or contact the AEC via email (info@aec.gov.au) or telephone +61 2 6113 4777 or +61 2 6160 2600.

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Visas and Citizenship

The Australian High Commission in Nicosia, Cyprus, does not provide visa or immigration advice. Please visit the Department of Immigration and Border Protection's website for information on visas and citizenship.

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Australian Passport and Consular Fees as of January 2017

Please note Australian passport and consular fees will increase as of 1 January 2017.  See the list of passport and consular fees.

Local fees are subject to change monthly with currency fluctuations.

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Duty Free, Prohibited Items and More

To learn what you can send to or take into Australia please visit the Department of Immigration and Border Protection's website.

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Australian Alumni

The Australian High Commission in Nicosia, Cyprus is partnered with the Australian Alumni Association Cyprus (AAAC) and has established a local alumni association of graduates of Australian higher education institutions. If you have ever studied in Australia, please contact us on +357 2275 3001 (extension 126 or 128), or via e-mail: nicosia.ahc@dfat.gov.au or Facebook: www.fb.com/AustraliaInCyprus to register your details so that we can help you network with other alumni and keep you informed of social activities that will be organised.

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Connect With Us / Registration

Are you an Australian citizen living in, or visiting, Cyprus?  Please make sure you register with us at www.smartraveller.gov.au

We invite you to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

For the latest news available from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, visit www.dfat.gov.au or like DFAT on Facebook or follow them on Twitter.

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