Australian Embassy
Republic of Croatia

Welcome to the Australian Embassy in Zagreb  

Welcome to the website of the Australian Embassy in Croatia. Here you will find information on how to contact us, advice on the range of consular and passport services available to Australian citizens, information on visa and citizenship arrangements, and general information about Australia.

If you wish to learn more about Australian foreign and trade policy, or our bilateral relationships with Croatia, we encourage you to explore our Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade website:  

If you are an Australian citizen planning to travel overseas we encourage you to check our Smart Traveller website

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  Employment opportunity: Research Assistant/Interpreter


The Australian Embassy in Zagreb invites applicants to fill a temporary vacancy for a research assistant/interpreter for the period from August 2016 to 30 September 2017.

Professional-level language proficiency in Croatian and English is essential, and translator/interpreter skills are desirable.  The Successful applicant will have a proven ability to work with limited supervision and demonstrate an ability to deliver a high level of service with professionalism, courtesy and discretion.

Applications which address the following selection criteria should be received before close of business on Wednesday 27 July 2016.

Selection Criteria:

  • Excellent research and analytical skills.  This will include the ability to prepare reports on economic, political, consular and trade developments. Proven accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication skills, both in Croatian and English. Proven ability to build relations and networks, and handle enquiries and make representations in a professional and friendly manner.  Experience in negotiation or an advocacy role.
  • Experience in working in an international environment.  A proven ability to perform under pressure, plan and prioritise workloads to meet deadlines and operate efficiently in an office situation. Proven ability to adhere to policy and guidelines.

How to apply

Applications should consist of a 1-page curriculum vitae and a supporting statement addressing the selection criteria (no greater than 2 pages). 

Applications should be emailed to the following address:

Applications close at 4.30pm on Wednesday 27 July 2016.

Click here for the full description of the position.




From 1 July 2015, most Australian missions overseas are permitted to issue an Australian apostille on original public documents.

If you require an Apostille Stamp on your Australian document, please contact the Australian Embassy in Zagreb for further information or visit the Smartraveller website for information on Apostille stamps:




As of 1 July 2015 passport applications are no longer accepted by post.


For more information on passport applications contact the Embassy on or 01/4891200

Australian Alumni Network Croatia (AANC)

The Australian Embassy is keen to build an alumni network. We have found many people have links to Australia through many avenues but especially through study; either as a member of the diaspora or as a person who furthered their education in Australia. The growing relationship between Australia and Croatia will only benefit from there shared experiences. While this is not compulsory, we would appreciate it if you would join our network.

Being part of the Australian Alumni Network Croatia provides opportunities to network, support and promote important relationships built during your study in Australia.


The Network promotes ongoing understanding, cooperation and research amongst its membership base and significantly increases networking opportunities for its members on a global scale. Network initiatives facilitate ongoing professional development opportunities for members, raising the profile of study or research conducted in Australia, and in turn, the alumni themselves.

Members are part of a community of high-achieving individuals, accessing the activities, events, contacts and benefits that can be gained by being part of a common network.

If you would like more information about the network, please email  

If you are an Australian alumnus, please complete the registration form and send to the Embassy email address.

Thank you!



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