About Us

Republic of Kiribati


Service locations

The Australian High Commission in Tarawa has no visa function.  Our office in Suva, Fiji, manages visa and citizenship services for clients in Kiribati.

We have a Service Delivery Partner (SDP) agreement with TT Services to provide Australian visa application services.

Kiribati nationals can apply online for most Australian visas and citizenship through ImmiAccount. This is the preferred and most efficient way to apply.

Service Delivery Partner - TT Services

Tarawa

Tarawa
Summary

The SDP is contracted by us to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application submission
  • application tracking

These services incur a fee in addition to the visa application charge.​

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

Street address
TT Services Kiribati LTD
Unit No. 15, Lagoon Breeze Lodge
Abarao
Tarawa
Republic of Kiribati

Counter hours
8.30 am to 4.30 pm Monday to Friday
Telephone
686 720 29 264
8.30 am to 4.30 pm Monday to Friday
Electronic contact
Email address: ttskiribati@ttsvisas.com
Website
http://www.ttsaustralia.com
Additional information
The Department processing post is Suva.

Australian High Commission

Suva

Suva
Summary

This office provides immigration and visa services to clients in Fiji, American Samoa, Federated States of Micronesia (FSOM), French Polynesia, Guam, Kiribati (Republic of), Marshall Island, Nauru, New Caledonia, Northern Marianas, Palau, Samoa, Tahiti, Tonga, Tuvalu, Wallis and Futuna Islands and Vanuatu.

Street address

Australian High Commission in Suva
37 Princes Road
Tamavua
Suva
Fiji

Postal address

PO Box 214
Suva
Fiji

Telephone
679 3382 211
Fax
679 3382 065
Electronic contact
Email address: immigration.suva@dfat.gov.au
Website
http://www.fiji.embassy.gov.au
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.

Methods of payment accepted at the Australian Visa Application Centres (AVACs) are available on the AVAC website.

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 can be lodged at the AVAC and are processed at this office.

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

Panel physician

Tarawa

Marine Training Centre
Summary
​Medical and Radiology examinations
Street address

Po Box 519 Betio
Tarawa​

Telephone

+686 26751

Fax

+686 26561

Police check

Kiribati

Kiribati
Additional information
Process: Police Commissioner

Email: Criminalrecords225@gmail.com

Phone: Police Crime Branch - 686 26187

Requirements:

  • There is no form however applicants should write a letter to request a criminal records certificate and the purpose for the application.
  • Copy of passport and birth certificate.
  • Current postal address and addresses of former places of residence, The address of the person residing
  • Cost: $10.00 (AUD) pay at Kiribati High Commission. Criminal records.
  • 1 week for processing.