Australian Embassy
Republic of Croatia
Croatia, Kosovo


The Australian Embassy in Zagreb is accredited to Croatia and Kosovo.  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.

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Consular, passport and notarial services

All clients require an appointment. You can book an appointment with the Embassy via our Services for Australians page or by calling the Embassy on +385 1 4891 200.

Appointments are available from 9:00 to 12:00, Monday to Friday except public holidays.

For a list of our public holidays see the About Us page

For the safety of our staff and visitors there are increased security and epidemiological requirements when coming to the Embassy.

  • All visitors to the Embassy are required to make an appointment
  • A limited number of people will be allowed entry at any one time
  • Visitors are requested to sanitise their hands upon entry

For clients in Kosovo please click here for information on temporary passport arrangements.


Notice – Public Holiday

The Embassy will be closed on Friday 5 August and Monday 15 August for public holidays.

Australians needing emergency assistance when the Embassy is closed should call the 24-hour Consular Emergency Centre (CEC) in Canberra on +61 2 6261 3305, or call the Embassy reception number on +385 1 4891 200 which will give you an option to be transferred to the CEC.

For 24-hour consular assistance within Australia please call  1300 555 135.


Latest updateCOVID-19

In Croatia

COVID−19 remains a risk in Croatia and is present in all regions of the country. Find out more information on the COVID-19 situation in Croatia here
If you're in Croatia and believe you have symptoms or have been in contact with someone who does, call 112.

In Kosovo:

COVID−19 remains a risk in Kosovo and is present in all regions of the country. Find out more information on the COVID-19 situation in Kosovo here
If you're in Kosovo and believe you have symptoms or have been in contact with someone who does, call +383 382 0080 800 or dial 194

In Australia:

The official Australian Government response website provides support and updates to Australians on the Coronavirus pandemic, including information on international travel.




Request for Tender (RFT) for the provision of transactional and administrative services for the Australian Government Department of Home Affairs

On 14 July the Department of Home Affairs (the Department) released an RFT on AusTender ( titled: Department of Home Affairs - Overseas Service Delivery Partners (HOMEAFFAIRS/2083/RFT).

The RFT is seeking to engage one or more suitably qualified and experienced providers to deliver certain overseas transactional and administrative services on behalf of the Department. These services include Biometric Collection and Identity Verification (checking a customer’s face against their identity document before collecting facial and fingerprint biometrics), Digital Assistance, Online Payment Assistance, Remote Interview Hosting, Document and Claim Checking, Local Addressing and Document Delivery and Paper Digitisation.

If you think you may be able to provide these services, you can obtain a copy of the RFT documentation by registering on the AusTender website (available at the Australian Government’s procurement system) - here







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The Australian Embassy is unable to respond to visa, citizenship or customs enquiries.  You will need visit the Department of Home Affairs’ website at  or call the Home Affairs’ Global Service Centre number on +61 2 6196 0196, open Monday to Friday 9:00 to 17:00 (Croatian time).

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In a Consular Emergency

click here 

Book an appointment for

passport and notarial services

click here

Travel Advice for Croatia

click here

Travel Advice for Kosovo

click here

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and renewal

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