Australian Embassy
Embassy address: Bansbari , Kathmandu - Telephone: +977 1 437 1678 Fax: +977 1 437 1533

Visa and Migration

All visa applications from Nepal are processed at the visa office of the Australian High Commission, New Delhi. A service delivery partner (VFS Global Service) has been appointed to collect visa applications on behalf of the Australian High Commission Visa Office in New Delhi. Visa applications from Nepal can be lodged at VFS Global Service visa application centre in person at:

VFS Australia Visa Application Centre,
Academy of Culinary Arts, Ground Floor,
Mahalaxmisthan Marga
Lagankhel, Lalitpur, Nepal
Telephone: +977 1 2004696
E – Mail Address
Helpline Working Hours: Monday – Friday 0800 Hrs to 1600 Hrs

A non-refundable VFS service fee is required to be paid, in addition to visa fees, for all applications submitted to VFS Nepal.

IMPORTANT: On Monday 23 March 2015, Australia will introduce a new visa application procedure for visa applicants who are residents of Nepal. All applicants will now be required to attend the Australian Visa Application Centre located in Kathmandu, in person to provide their biometrics. For more information, click here.

From 1 October 2012, Australia will not require a person holding a valid Australian visa to have a label in their passport to travel to, enter, or remain in Australia. Further details are available at the website of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection at the Australian High Commission, New Delhi.

For updated information on visa and migration and applicable charges please visit: Visa and migration - Australian High Commission, New Delhi, India