Australian High Commission
Independent State of Samoa
Also accredited to American Samoa

Contact us

Contact us

Australian High Commission, Samoa

Address: Beach Rd, Apia

Postal address: PO Box 704, Apia, SAMOA

Email: apia.admin@dfat.gov.au

Telephone: +685 24311

Facsimile: +685 23159

Opening Hours

The Australian High Commission, Samoa is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm.

The High Commission will observe the following public holidays in 2017:

Monday 2 January 2017 – New Year’s Day (in lieu)
Thursday 26 January 2017 – Australia Day
Friday 14 April 2017 – Good Friday
Monday 17 April 2017 – Easter Monday
Tuesday 25 April 2017 – ANZAC Day
Monday 15 May 2017 – Mother’s Day (Samoa)
Thursday 1 June 2017 – Samoan Independence Day
Monday 14 August 2017 – Father’s Day (Samoa)
Monday 9 October 2017 – Lotu-a-Tamaiti - White Sunday (Children’s Day)
Monday 25 December 2017 – Christmas Day
Tuesday 26 December 2017 – Boxing Day
Wednesday 27 December 2017 – Additional DFAT Holiday
Thursday 28 December 2017 – Additional DFAT Holiday
Friday 29 December 2017 – Additional DFAT Holiday

Consular services

The Australian High Commission, Samoa provides consular assistance to Australian, Canadian, Papua New Guinean and Nauran citizens.
For information on what consular services we can and cannot provide, please read the Consular Services Charter.

For consular assistance 9am to 5pm Apia time, Monday to Friday, please contact +685 23411 or visit the Australian High Commission, Beach Rd, Apia.

After hours, please contact the 24-hour consular emergency helpline

Visa services

Information on visa services can be found here.

Passports

Australian passport applications are available and can be lodged at the Australian High Commission, Beach Rd, Apia. Passport applications and futher information is also available on the Australian Passport Office website.

Head office in Canberra

Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

  • Address
    R.G. Casey Building
    John McEwen Crescent
    Barton ACT 0221 Australia
  • Switchboard: +61 2 6261 1111