Australian Embassy
Algeria, Chad, Mauritania, Monaco

Prepare your trip

Immigration and Visas

All travellers, except New Zealand citizens, must obtain a visa or travel authority before travelling to Australia.
For travellers heading to New Caledonia and transiting through Australia, please also refer the link above.

Tourist Refund Scheme

The Tourist Refund Scheme allows refunds, subject to conditions, of the goods and services tax (GST) and the wine equalisation tax (WET).

New Arrivals

A gateway to information for new residents (citizenship, health, settlement help, working conditions, buying a home).

Customs and Quarantine

The Australian Customs Service provides information about Australian customs and quarantine regulations.

Information for International Travellers. Information about items to be declared for inspection, penalties, and postal regulations.

Information on Australian quarantine and importation issues can be found on the Biosecurity page of the Australian Embassy in Belgium.

Diplomatic, Consular and other Representation in Australia

Please visit DFAT's new Protocol branch website for further information.

Australian websites

Access to a wide range of websites