About Us


Service locations

​There is no Australian diplomatic mission in Albania. Our office in Belgrade, Serbia, manages visa and citizenship services for clients in Albania, Bulgaria, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania and Serbia.

It has a Service Delivery Partner (SDP) agreement with TLScontact to provide biometrics collection services in Albania through an Australian Biometric Collection Centre.

Service Delivery Partner - TLScontact



The SDP is contracted by us to provide biometric collection services.

This service incurs a fee in addition to the visa application charge.

The SDP can provide the information you need to utilise these services.

Biometrics Collection

Biometrics are collected from visa applicants in this location.

More information is available on biometrics collection.

Street address

Australian Biometrics Collection Centre
European Trade Centre
12th Floor
Bulevardi Bairam Curri – Behind the National Centre of Culture (the Pyramid)

Counter hours

8:30 am to 2:30 pm Monday to Friday

Note: The Australian Biometrics Collection Centre is closed on public holidays.


+27 12 472 3800
8.30 am to 4.00 pm Monday to Friday

All Refugee and Humanitarian enquiries should be directed to the Australian Visa Office in Belgrade.

Note: International call charges apply. There is an option to leave contact details and request a return call. The call centre is closed on South African public holidays.


Australian Embassy



This office provides immigration and visa services to clients in Serbia and five other European countries including: Albania, Bulgaria, Macedonia (Former Yugoslav Republic of), Montenegro and Romania.

If you are currently residing in Kosovo, you can lodge your applications in Belgrade or at the Australian Embassy, Vienna.

If you are currently residing in Greece and you are an Albanian citizen, you can lodge your applications at Belgrade or at the Australian Embassy, Berlin​.​

Street address

The Australian Embassy
8th Floor
Vladimira Popovica 38-40
11070 New Belgrade

Postal address

As above


See: Europe Service Centre


381 11330 3441

Additional information

Payment​ information

Credit card is the preferred payment option.

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​​​​​​

​Making payment in Australia

Fees may be paid​ at any of our offi​ces in Australia. Once the fee has been paid, you will need to provide a copy of the receipt with your application.​​​


Applications for Citizenship by Descent are processed by the Australian High Commission in London.​​

​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​.

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Visa labels​

You need to have a valid visa to travel to Australia. We do not need you to have a visa label placed into your passport for travel to Australia. This is known as 'label-free' travel, making travel to Australia simpler and more secure.

For more information on travelling to Australia without a visa label and how to confirm your visa entitlements see: Electronic visa record.​


Panel physician


ABC Health Center
​Medical examinations
Street address

260 Qemal Stafa


+355 4 223 4105
+355 68 260 0405
+355 69 409 6078

Dr Dritan Cela, GLOB Diagnostic Center
Medical and Radiology examinations​
Street address

Rruga e Durresit,
Pallatet Hawai, Kulla 2,
Tirana  1003


+355 67 493 9334
+355 67 493 9333

Medical and Radiology
Electronic contact


Komuna e Parisit
Radiology examinations
Street address

Grigor Heba
150 m nga Kompleksit "Dinamo"
Tirana 1000


+355 4 239 1011
+355 4 068 404 7100
+355 4 069 603 0760

Electronic contact


Police check


Street address

The Judicial Status Office
Abdi Toptani, Prane Torre
Drini, Tirana

Additional information

Apply to the address above.
Relevant document: ‘Certificate of the Judicial Status’ (Vertetim i Gjendjes Gjyqesore).
Provide: completed application form (signed by you), and a copy of an ID document (birth certificate, family certificate or ID card). The application form is available from local post offices in Albania (or through any relative or friend if you are not in Albania).
Fee: payable.