About Us


Service locations

The Australian Embassy in Kabul has no visa function. Our office in Islamabad, Pakistan, manages visa and citizenship services for clients in Afghanistan.  

More information about visa and lodgement is available. 

Biometric collection
Biometrics are collected from applicants applying in Afghanistan. Applicants need to attend an Australian Visa Application Centre (AVAC) in person to lodge their application and provide their biometrics.  A 10-digit fingerprint scan and a facial photograph will be collected.

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This office provides immigration and visa services to clients in Pakistan.​

Street address
Corner of Constitution Ave and Ispahani Road
Diplomatic Enclave No 1
Sector G-5/4
Postal address
PO Box 1046
Counter hours
By invitation only
92 51 835 55 00 (to hear a recorded message - email contact is preferred)
All pre-lodgement visa enquiries should be directed to the Australian Visa Application Centre. Any post-lodgement visa enquiries outside our processing times should be emailed.
92 51282 1150
92 51282 1926 (backup number)
Electronic contact
Email address: Immigration.Islamabad@dfat.gov.au
Additional information

​​​Payment information

Visa applications may be lodged at one of the Australian Visa Application Centres (AVAC) in Pakistan. The AVAC accepts payments in bank draft only. Bank drafts must be made payable to the 'Australian High Commission Islamabad', in Pakistani Rupees, cashable at any bank in Islamabad.​

Bank draft

Bank draft is our preferred method of payment. Bank drafts must be made payable to the 'Australian High Commission Islamabad', in Pakistani Rupees, cashable at any bank in Islamabad.

Credit Card​

Payments using credit card will be processed in Australian dollars (AUD). We accept MasterCard, Visa, AMEX, Diners and JCB. When paying by a credit card you may incur a credit card surcharge, banking and currency conversion fees and you will need to accept the risk associated with any currency fluctuations.​​​​​

Prior to lodging your application, you may need to notify your bank of an upcoming foreign credit card transaction. Failure to do so may result in your transaction being declined. Without payment your application is invalid.

Credit card transactions processed in Australian dollars (AUD) are processed in Australia.​​​​​ A credit card surcharge may apply to transactions made using your credit card.

For credit card payments use the Payment Details Form - 1440​.​​​​​



Applications for Citizenship by Descent can be lodged at this office.​​​​


​Applications for Australian citizenship general eligibility and other situations, and applications to resume or renounce (give up) Australian citizenship should be lodged at the Canberra Visa and Citizenship office in Australian Capital Territory​.


Panel physician


​American Medical Centre​
​Medical and Radiology examinations
Street address

14th Street Lane 3C
Wazir Akbar Khan
Behind Norwegian Embassy


​+93 0 79 555 7000

Electronic contact
IOM Kabul
​​Medical and Radiology examinations​
Street address

House 340 (opposite of German Medical Center)
Ansari Square, Kolola Pushta Street
Share Naw Kabul


+93 799 142913

​Medical a​nd Radiology