Australia in Fiji
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This is the official website of the Australian High Commission in Fiji, which is also accredited to Tuvalu.
The Australian High Commissioner to the Republic of Fiji is the official representative of the Australian Government in Fiji and is Australia's Permanent Representative to the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat. The Deputy High Commissioner is accredited as High Commissioner to Tuvalu.
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24-hour Consular Support
Need emergency consular assistance? Please call any time, any day:
You can also call the Australia High Commission in Suva, Fiji during local business hours on (679) 338 2211 or email email@example.com
To learn more about what we can and cannot do, please refer to the Consular Services Charter.
Anzac Day Dawn Service - Wednesday 25 April 2018
A Dawn Service will be held within the grounds of the Suva Military Cemetery, Reservoir Rd, Suva on Anzac Day.
Those wishing to attend are requested to arrive at the Suva Military Cemetery no later than 5.15 am.
The Dawn Service will commence at 5.25 am, and conclude at approximately 6.15 am. The Dawn Service will be followed by a gunfire breakfast at the Royal Suva Yacht Club.
Attendees are required to register with the Australian High Commission by no later than close of business Monday 23 April 2018. Note that parking at the cemetery will be for VIPs only. General public should plan to park in the parking areas on Reservoir Road.
Any queries and registrations should be directed to the Australian High Commission, telephone 3382211 or via email Defence.Suva@dfat.gov.au
2018 Batman by-election
A by-election for the federal electoral Division of Batman in Victoria will be held on Saturday 17 March 2018.
You can check if you are enrolled in the Division of Batman, enrol or update your enrolment details at www.aec.gov.au/enrol. The deadline to enrol is 8pm AEDT Wednesday 14 February 2018.
In-person voting will not be available outside of Australia for this by-election. If you will be overseas on by-election day, you can apply for a postal vote or you can vote in person in Australia before you go.
You can apply for a postal vote by completing a ‘Postal Vote Application’ on the AEC website. You should ensure that you apply for a postal vote as soon as possible to allow enough time for the ballot papers to reach you overseas before by-election day.
Is your passport lost or stolen in Fiji?
- Report the loss or theft online
- Contact the Australia High Commission in Suva (contact details above) during local business hours
- Call the Australian Passport Information Service on 131 232 from within Australia.
- Seek more information on the Australian Passports Office website.
Applying for a passport?
- For passport information including applying for or renewing your passport, visit www.passports.gov.au.
- Email queries to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Passport appointment bookings (available between 08:30am - 12:00pm weekdays, except Public Holidays) are required to lodge a passport application. Clients should not attend the High Commission without an appointment. Appointments are booked online.
- Passport fees for 2018 are listed here.
Need to book a Consular, Passport or Notorial Service?
Passport appointment bookings (available between 08:30am - 12:00pm weekdays, except for Public Holidays) are required for the lodgement of passport applications. Clients should not attend the High Commission without an appointment. Appointments are booked online. Appointments are also required for some consular and notarial services.
Need information on visiting or living in Fiji or Tuvalu? Read the Australian Government’s:
- Travel advice for Fiji and Tuvalu
- Smartraveller bulletins on special issues and events
- Tips for travellers
We encourage all Australian travellers and expatriates in Fiji and Tuvalu to:
- REGISTER your travel or residency plans
- SUBSCRIBE to travel advice updates – stay notified!
- INSURE yourself and all your belongings
Registering with the Australian High Commission in Fiji is very important. This information will help us to contact or find you in an emergency - whether it is a natural disaster, civil disturbance or family emergency. It may also be used to pass other information to you such as important travel advice updates, notice of elections and information on other matters relevant to travellers and expatriates.
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