About Us

Spain


Service locations

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

Note: Spanish 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.

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

Barcelona

Creu Blanca
Summary

Madical and Radiology examinations

Street address

Avda. J.V. Foix 63-71
08034 Barcelona

Telephone

+34 93 252 2522

Fax

+34 93 204 2187

Madrid

Milenium Costa Rica
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

Pza. Jose Maria Soler, 7
Madrid, Madrid, 28016
Spain

Telephone

+ 34 (91) 3531416
+ 34 (91) 3531417
+ 34 (91) 3531430

Police check

Spain

Spain
Street address

SPAIN

Additional information

Relevant document: ‘Certificado de Antecedentes Penales’.
Residents: Residents can apply in person for a certificate to the Ministerio de Justicia or Ministerio del Interior, in most provincial capitals in Spain.
Note: before applying for a certificate, please contact the Department office processing your visa application as the type of certificate required may have changed.
Provide: Form 80 and National Identity Document (DNI) or passport. Form 80 is available from the Department office or Department website. Processing time: approximately three weeks.