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 - 2022

  DAY DATE HOLIDAY

1

Monday                

03 January    

New Year Day (in lieu)

2

Friday                     

14 January

Pongal

3

Wednesday                       

26 January

Australia Day/Republic Day

4

Thursday                            

14 April

Tamil New Year

5

Friday                    

15 April

Good Friday

6

Tuesday 3 May Ramadan (Eid-ul-Fitr)

7

Monday 13 June

Queen’s birthday

8

Friday 8 July

Bakrid/Eid al-Adha

9

Monday 15 August Independence Day

10

Wednesday 31 August Ganesh Chathurthi

11

Wednesday         

5 October Dussehra

12

Monday 24 October Diwali

13

Monday

26 December

Boxing Day

14

Tuesday                

27 December

Christmas Day (in lieu)

 

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