Australian Embassy
Serbia
Serbia, North Macedonia and Montenegro

 

 

 Welcome to the Australian Embassy in Belgrade

Welcome to the website of the Australian Embassy in Belgrade. Here you will find information on how to contact us, advice on the range of consular and passport services available to Australians, information on visa and citizenship arrangements, and general information about Australia.

The Australian Ambassador to Serbia is Ms Ruth Stewart. The Australian Embassy in Belgrade is accredited to the Republic of Serbia, Republic of North Macedonia and Montenegro .

If you wish to learn more about Australian foreign, trade and development policy or our bilateral relationships we encourage you to explore the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade website.

If you are an Australian planning to travel overseas we encourage you to check the SmartTraveller website. You can also follow Smartraveller on Facebook and Twitter for regular updates.

If you would like regular updates on the work the Australian Embassy does in Serbia, North Macedonia and Montenegro, please follow us on Facebook .

 

IMPORTANT NOTICES

 

AUSTRALIAN FEDERAL ELECTION

 

The 2019 Australian federal election will be held on Saturday 18 May 2019. If you are an eligible Australian citizen living overseas you can still participate but you need to be enrolled.

To enrol, check or update your enrolment details visit www.aec.gov.au. The deadline for enrolling or updating your details for the federal election is 8pm, Thursday 18 April (Australian time in the electorate you’re enrolled).

Early voting will begin at this post on Friday, 10 May 2019, please see below our working hours:

Voting services will be available at the Embassy (Vladimira Popovica 38-40) at the following times:

 

Friday, 10 May from 08:00-16:00 then from Monday, 13 May 2019 to Thursday, 16 May 2019 08:00-16:00

Friday, 17 May 2019 from 08:00 to 20:00

ELECTION DAY: The embassy will NOT be open on Saturday, 18 May 2019.

 

Members of the public must provide photo ID in order to gain access to the Embassy. ID is not required to vote.

 Alternatively, you can apply for a postal vote online now at www.aec.gov.au.

If you are overseas and unable to vote, complete an overseas notification form and return it to the AEC. Being overseas is a valid reason for not voting.

Information in other languages can be found at www.aec.gov.au/translated.

 

DIRECT AID PROGRAM (DAP)

The Direct Aid Program (DAP) application period for the 2018-2019 funding round is now CLOSED.

Applicants will be contacted in due course. We thank everyone for their interest in DAP.

 

HOME AFFAIRS EUROPE SERVICE CENTRE PHONE NUMBERS ARE NO LONGER IN OPERATION

The Australian Government Department of Home Affairs Europe Service Centre phone numbers are no longer in operation. Home Affairs have a new Global Service Centre (GSC) providing longer opening hours and shorter wait times. For more information visit Home Affairs website or The Australian High Commission websites.

 

Payments for Passport and Notary Services (Serbia, North Macedonia and Montenegro)

All passport and notarial fees are payable only by debit or credit card at the Embassy. 

Cards that are accepted by the embassy include the Dina Card, Visa, Visa electron, MasterCard and Maestro. All payments will be processed in Serbian Dinars (RSD).

For those not in Serbia, a Credit Card Authorisation Form is attached  (FORM), as well as word form (FORM).

For customers ouside Serbia, there is a possibility to make a bank transfer in EUR. Please get in touch with the Embassy or Consular Office in Skopje if you wish to use this option.

Appointments for consular and passport services must be made via our online booking system. Appointments cannot be made by telephone or email.

 

Passport fees

Our current passport fees can be found at passport fees.

Appointments for passport and notarial services at the Australian Embassy in Belgrade can be made via our online booking service.  Appointments cannot be made by telephone or email.

A link to the service can be found on our “Services for Australians Overseas” page.

Please also see this page if you require emergency consular assistance.