Australian Consulate-General
Chennai, India

Visa and Immigration

Australia welcomes millions of overseas visitors each year. Anyone who is not an Australian citizen needs a valid visa to enter and spend time in Australia. There are different visas for family and skilled migrants, tourists, business people, sports people, students and others.

The Australian Consulate General in Chennai does not provide any assistance with regards to Australian visas or Australian citizenship applications which are processed in New Delhi by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection.

Please refer to the link below for information about fees, applications forms, where and how to apply and other matters relating to visa and citizenship applications:

VFS Global

Visa applications should be submitted through VFS Global.

VFS Global Helpline India: + 91 22 67866006; Email Id: enquiry-india@border.gov.au

VFS offices in South India

CHENNAI - Australia Visa Application Centre
VFS Global Services Pvt. Ltd
Fagun Towers, Second floor,
No 74, Ethiraj Salai,
Egmore, Chennai- 600 008

Postal Applications are accepted at this Centre
Premium Lounge Services Available at this Centre. Click here for more information.

HYDERABAD - Australia Visa Application Centre
VFS Global Services Pvt. Ltd
Ashoka Capitol, 2nd Floor,
Unit no. 206, Banjara Hills,
Road no. 2, Hyderabad.500034
Opp.KBR Park, Near TDP Office, Beside Hyundai Show Room

Postal Applications are accepted at this Centre

BANGALORE - Australia Visa Application Centre
VFS Global Services Pvt. Ltd
Unit No 305
2nd Floor, Prestige Atrium,
No 1, Central Street, Bangalore – 560001

Postal Applications are accepted at this Centre
Premium Lounge Services Available at this Centre. Click here for more information.

COCHIN - Australia Visa Application Centre
VFS Global Services Pvt. Ltd
Ground Floor, S & T Arcade
Kurisupally Road, Opp Cochin Shipyard Ravipuram, Cochin – 682015

Postal Applications are accepted at this Centre