Travelling to Australia
Immigration and Visas
All travellers, except New Zealand citizens, must obtain a visa or travel authority before travelling to Australia.
Plan your trip with australia.com, the official Tourism Australia website, offering a wide range of travel information and planning tools including over 2000 images, a currency converter, daily weather updates, interactive maps, suggested holiday itineraries, holiday deals, specialist travel agents and more. Available in nine languages.
Tourist Refund Scheme
The Tourist Refund Scheme enables you to claim a refund, subject to certain conditions, of the goods and services tax (GST) and wine equalisation tax (WET) that you pay on goods you buy in Australia.
Information for new arrivals ranging from citizenship, health, settlement help for migrants, working conditions or even buying a home in Australia.
Customs and Quarantine
The Australian Customs Service manages the security and integrity of the Australian border and assists people and cargo to move in and out of the country.
Information for international travellers about what items must be declared for inspection, what happens if you fail to declare or dispose of any quarantine items or make a false declaration, what happens to siezed items and what can and can\'t be mailed to Australia.
Foreign Embassies, High Commissions and Consulates in Australia
- Alphabetical list of Embassies and High Commissions by country
- Alphabetical list of Consulates by country
Jobs in Australia
The Australian High Commission in Vanuatu is not able to assist people in finding employment in Australia.