Australian Consulate-General
Chennai, India

Contact us

Australian Consulate-General, Chennai

9th Floor
Express Chambers, Express Avenue
49, 50L Whites Road
Royapettah
Chennai 600 014

Tel: +91 44 4592 1300
Fax: +91 44 4592 1320

Visa/Citizenship helpline: +91 22 67866006

Email: (General Queries) [email protected]

 

Consular services

For Australians in distress, please call the Australian Consulate-General consular section on +91 44 4592 1300.

24-hour consular emergency helpline

  • Phone: +61 2 6261 3305
  • SMS: +61 421 269 080

 

Opening Hours

The Consulate is open from 9.00 am to 5.00 pm Monday through Friday, excluding public holidays.

Passport interviews will be held at the Consulate between 9.30 am and 4.30 pm Monday to Friday by appointment only. To book an appointment please call +91 44 4592 1300.

Public Holidays - 2021

  DAY DATE HOLIDAY

1

Friday                   

01 January    

New Year’s Day

2

Thursday                     

14 January

Pongal

3

Tuesday                       

26 January

Australia Day/Republic Day

4

Friday                            

2 April

Good Friday

5

Monday                    

5 April

Easter Monday

6

Wednesday

14 April

Tamil New Year

7

Friday                 

14 May

Ramadan (Eid-ul-Fitr)

8

Monday

14 June

Queen’s birthday

9

Wednesday

21 July

Bakrid

10

Friday                             

10 September

Ganesh Chathurthi

11

Thursday         

14 October Dussehra

12

Wednesday

3 November

Diwali

13

Monday

27 December

Additional DFAT holiday

14

Tuesday                

28 December

Additional DFAT holiday

 

Other Australian Missions in India

Australian High Commission, New Delhi

1/50-G, Shantipath,
Panchsheel Marg, Chanakyapuri,
New Delhi, Delhi 110021

Tel: +91 11 41399900
Fax: +91-11-4149 4490

 

Australian Consulate-General, Mumbai

Crescenzo, 10th Floor, A Wing
C 38&39, G Block
Bandra Kurla Complex
Bandra East, Mumbai 400050

Tel: +91 22 67574900
Fax: +91 22 67574955

 

Australian Consulate-General, Kolkata

1A, Ho Chi Minh Sarani
Kolkata 700-071

Tel: +91 11 4910 5980