About Us

France


Service locations

The Australian Embassy in Paris has no visa function. Our office in London, United Kingdom manages visa and citizenship services for clients in France.

Note: French nationals can apply online for most Australian visas and citizenship through ImmiAccount. This is the preferred and most efficient way to apply. Any paper applications (where applicable) should be sent to the Australian High Commission, London.

We have a Service Delivery Partner (SDP) agreement with TLScontact to provide biometrics collection services in France through an Australian Biometrics Collection Centre.

Service Delivery Partner - TLScontact

Paris

Paris
Summary

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, including how to make an appointment (mandatory).

More information is available on biometrics collection.

Street address

Australian Bio​metrics Collection Centre
54 Rue de Châteaudun
Paris 75009​
France

Opening Hours

8.30 am to 3 pm Monday to Friday

Note: You must make an appointment prior to visiting the Biometrics Collection Centre. The Biometrics Collection Centre is closed on public holidays.

Telephone

​+20 233 313 301
8.30 am to 4.30 pm Sunday to Thursday

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

Website
https://au.tlscontact.com/
Additional information
The department processing post is Madrid.

Australian High Commission

London

London
Summary

This office provides immigration and visa services to clients in the United Kingdom, Andorra, Ascension Island, Belgium, Canary Islands, Falkland Islands, France, Gibraltar, Ireland, Luxembourg, Monaco, Portugal, Saint Helena, Spain and Ukraine and citizenship services for all of Europe.

Street address
Australia House
Strand London
WC2B 4LA
United Kingdom
Note: Courier deliveries are not accepted at Australia House. They may only be sent to the advertised courier address.

Australian High Commission
Attention - Department of Home Affairs
Suite 100
43 Bedford Street
WC2E 9HA
United Kingdom
Postal address
Migration Branch
As above
Additional information

Payment information

Online payment is the preferred payment method. If you are lodging an online application, payment is made when you submit the application.

If you are lodging a paper application, you can login to ImmiAccount, select My Payments from the Manage Payments section, then select Pre-Pay Paper Service.

After you have made your payment, record the receipt number on your application and include a copy of your receipt.

We also accept bank cheque in pounds sterling made payable to the 'Australian High Commission'. If your bank is outside of the UK you must ensure the bank cheque can be 'cleared' in the UK and paid into a UK bank account. Bank cheques cannot be accepted in EUROs, Australian Dollars or any currency other than pounds sterling.

We do not accept personal cheques or company cheques.

More information on How to Pay for an application is available.

Citizenship

Citizenship by descent, citizenship by conferral and applications for evidence of citizenship can be lodged online through ImmiAccount.

​​​​​​​​​​​​​Applications for citizenship by descent are processed at this office.

Applications to resume or renounce (give up) Australian citizenship should be sent to the Australian address on the form.

Special procedures​

We recommend all passports and valuable documents are sent by Special Delivery (if you are outside of the UK you should use registered post) to ensure trackable and secure delivery. If you are in the UK, you should enclose a pre-paid self-addressed Special Delivery envelope for the secure return of your documents.

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Panel physician

Bordeaux

Da Costa Noble Patrick
Summary
Medical and Radiology examinations
Street address

124 cours de Verdun
33000 Bordeaux

Telephone

+33 5 5652 5231

Nice

Cabinet ROSSANT
Summary

Medical examinations​

Street address
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10 rue de France
Nice 06000​

Telephone
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+ 33 4 9388 4422

Additional information

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Centre d'Imagerie Medicale
Summary

Radiology examinations

Street address

43 Bd Dubouchage
06000 Nice

Telephone

+ 33 4 93858181

Paris

Dr Nancy Salzman
Summary
Medical examinations
Street address

1 avenue de Lowendal
75007 Paris

Telephone

+33 1 4563 1843

Fax

+33 1 4563 1846

Website
http://doctor-salzman.com/general-information/
Radiology - Centre D'Imagerie Tourville
Summary

Radiology examinations

Street address

19 ave de Tourville
Paris 75007

Telephone

+33 147 050 235

Sainte Clotilde

Cabinets de Radiologie, Centre D'Imagerie du Chaudron
Summary

Radiology examinations

Street address

Medicale du Chaudron
Centre Medical Lacroix
1 Rue Des Goyaves
Sainte Clotide 97493
Reunion

Telephone

+262 28 01 30 

Sainte Marie

Dr MARTELLY-BARAU Magali
Summary

Medical examinations

Street address
440 Chemin Beaufond
97438 Sainte Marie
Ile de la Reunion
Telephone

+ 262 692 670 600

Additional information

 

Police check

France

France
Street address

French Criminal Records Office
Casier Judiciaire National
107 rue du Landreau
44317 Nantes Cedex 3
FRANCE

Additional information

Relevant document: ‘Extract from Police records’ (Extrait du Casier Judiciaire Bulletin nº 3).
Residents and non-residents: Apply in person, online or by post to the address above.
French citizens born in France or in the territories may apply directly at the website above.
Provide: Completed application form (see website above), photocopy of passport or ID card if you were not born in France.
Processing time: Approximately two days if the request is made online; and approximately two weeks for all other requests. There is no fee for the certificate.
Note: If you were born in Overseas Territories or in a Territorial Unit, you should go to the Clerk’s Office at the Court of First Instance, in the place where you were born.