About Us

Seychelles


Service locations

There is no Australian diplomatic mission in Seychelles. Our office in Pretoria, South Africa, manages visa and citizenship services for clients in Seychelles. 

Australian High Commission

Pretoria

Pretoria
Summary
This visa office provides immigration and visa service to clients in South Africa and 30 other countries in Africa including: Angola, Benin, Botswana, Cape Verde, Comors, Gambia (The), Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast (cote d'Ivoire), Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Reunion Islands, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Swaziland, Togo and Zambia, Zimbabwe.
Street address
292 Orient Street (Corner Schoeman)
Arcadia
Pretoria, 0083
South Africa
Note: Due to the unreliability of the South African mail service, applications and personal documents should be sent to the postal address and not the street address.

Postal address
Private Bag X150
Arcadia 0007
South Africa
Counter hours
By appointment only
Note: Arranged through the South African AVACs, or directly by the Australian High Commission.
Telephone
27 12 423 6272 (Appointments)
27 12 423 6000 (General enquiries)
8.30 am to 11.30 am Monday to Friday
Fax
27 12 342 4222
Electronic contact
Australian immigration enquiry form
Website
http://www.southafrica.embassy.gov.au/
Additional information

Payment information

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​All applications can be submitted through the Australian Visa Application Centres in Pretoria, Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town.

Bank cheque

Bank issued cheques, in South African Rand (ZAR) only, made payable to the 'Australian High Commission'. Personal cheques are not accepted.​

Cash

Cash can only be accepted when paying at the High Commission and strictly by appointment only.

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​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.​​​

Citizenship

​Applications for Citizenship by Descent can be lodged at this office or at the Australian Visa Application Centre.​

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​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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Panel physician

Victoria

Occupational Health Unit
Summary
​Medical and Radiology examinations
Street address

Ministry of Health
Victoria
Seychelles​

Postal address

Occupational Health Unit
Ministry of Health
PO Box 52
Victoria
Seychelles

Telephone

+248 388 000
+248 388 036
+248 388 037

Fax

+248 224 792

Police check

Seychelles

Seychelles
Street address

Commissioner of Police
Police Headquarters
Central Police Station
Revolution Avenue
Victoria,
Mahe
Republic of Seychelles

Postal address

PO Box 46
Victoria
Maha
Republic of Seychelles

Telephone

(248) 288 000

Electronic contact

compol@seypolice.sc

Additional information

Relevant document: ‘Character Certificate’.
Residents: Apply in person to the street address above.
Non-residents: A family member can apply on your behalf with a written authorisation from you to the postal address above.
Provide: Identity card, passport and your birth certificate.
Fee: Payable. (Payment must be made by bank draft and issued to the order of 'Commissioner of Police').