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Democratic People's Republic of Korea

Service locations

There is no Australian diplomatic mission in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. The Department's office in Beijing, People's Republic of China, manages visa and citizenship services for clients in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. 

More information about visa and lodgement is available.

Australian Embassy



This office provides immigration and visa services to certain clients in:

  • the People's Republic of China (PRC)
  • the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK)
  • Mongolia.

If you are residing in DPRK you should lodge your visa application by post, courier or in person at this office.

Street address
21 Dongzhimenwai Dajie
BEIJING 100600
People's Republic of China
Postal address
As above
Counter hours
General public - By appointment (email request only).
Government couriers and ADS operators - Refer to embassy website for details.
86 10 5140 4424
Note: Telephone enquiries should be directed to VFS Global in the first instance.
86 10 5140 4166
Electronic contact
Australian immigration enquiry form
Additional information

Payment information

Most visa applications may be lodged at the Australian Visa Application Centre (AVAC) in Beijing. The VFS Global website outlines payments accepted at the AVAC.


Cash is accepted.


If you are in China, applications for Australian citizenship by descent can be made online at  ImmiAccount.

Applications for Citizenship by Descent and Citizenship by Hague Adoption can be lodged at this office, by appointment only.

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​.