Australian Embassy
Islamic Republic of Iran

Services for Australians

 

Services for Australians Overseas

A key function of all Australian missions overseas is to provide services to Australians. The Australian Embassy in Tehran provides notarial and passport services (on a fee for service basis) and emergency consular assistance. Please see below for more information. 

For information on contact details, opening hours and location of the Embassy, please click here.

 

Notarial services

Notarial services, such as witnessing and certification of documents, are provided by the Embassy on a fee for service basis under the Consular Fees Act 1955. Embassy staff are not able to waive fees, which must be paid in Iranian Rials cash only. Please see below for more information regarding fees.

Clients may attend the Embassy from 10:00am to 12:00pm, from Sunday to Wednesday excluding public holidays. Appointments are not required for notarial services.

Please call +98 21 8386 3666 if you have any queries.

 

Passport services

Passport services, including passport interviews, are available by appointment 8:30am to 14:30pm, Sunday to Thursday excluding public holidays.

Please call +98 21 8386 3666 to make an appointment.

Passport fees are payable under the Australian Passports (Application Fees) Act 2005 and must be paid in Iranian Rials cash only. Please see below for more information regarding passport fees.

 

Emergency Consular Assistance

The Australian Embassy provides consular assistance to Australians who encounter difficulties overseas. Please view our Consular Services Charter for more information on what we can and cannot do to assist you. Our contact details are listed below. In an emergency, please contact the Embassy by telephone.

         Telephone +98 21 8386 3666
         Fax +98 21 8872 0484
         E-mail consular.tehran@dfat.gov.au

 

 

 

If you have an emergency outside of normal business hours (Sunday to Thursday), please call the above telephone number and follow the prompts to speak to our 24 hour Consular Emergency Centre (CEC) in Australia. Alternatively, please call the CEC direct on +61 2 6261 3305.

The privacy of consular clients and their families is a fundamental aspect of managing consular cases. Please see the Consular Privacy Collection Statement which outlines how DFAT collects, uses, discloses and stores personal related information.

 

Notarial and Passport Fees

Please note payment for consular and notarial fees are accepted in Iranian Rials cash only.

Current Consular and Passport Fees

 

 

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Passports are available for collection 10 working days from lodgement of a completed application.

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Passport Fees in Australian dollars

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