The high commission of Australia is located in the capital central city of Pakistan, Islamabad. The embassy of Australia provides support to their Australian migrants or the one who came to Pakistan for business or traveling purpose. They also grant the visa and help to complete the documentation of Pakistanis who are trying to go Australia for any purpose. The office is located near:
Address: Constitution Ave and Ispahani Road, Diplomatic enclave no 1, Sector G-5/4, Islamabad, Pakistan
How to get to Australian High Commission in Pakistan
The access to the High Commission of Australia is a restricted area where no is allowed to enter, due to security reasons. Citizens are only allowed with the scheduled appointment. You can get the access to the high commission by considering the following methods:
DSS (Diplomatic shuttle service): this shuttle service has an office located near the Murree Road and Quaid-e-Azam university road. To be right for the scheduled appointment, citizens are advised to reach at least one hour before the allowed time so that they can by pass their security checks without getting late. Further information can be obtained by calling on the helpline which is; 051-260 1521, 051-260 1524.
By using a private vehicle: entering from any of the constitution avenue, foreign office entrance and shams gate which is located near ispahani road, prior entry approval is required by the protection department.
The Australian high commission has border protection and immigration department which is available to answer the queries through an email or a phone call. They are also responsible to answer those applications which are under assessment, from 8:30 am to 12:00 pm (Monday to Friday). To contact them dial 051- 8355 500 or to Fax them dial 051 848 9990 (consular and cooperate section), 051-848 9991 (political and executive support section), 051-848 9992 (Development and Australian Aid Section), 051-848 9993 (Border Protection and Immigration Section), 051-848 9994 (Defence Section), 051-848 9995 (AFP Section), 051-283 2108 (Austrade) and 051-282 6078 (JLL Maintenance Section).
For visa and immigration inquiries email to the immigration department at [email protected]
For consular inquiries (this holds for Australian residents and citizens of Australia): [email protected]
For passport inquiries contact: [email protected]
Australian organizations Working in Pakistan
Australia introduced human rights NGO program in Pakistan which provide supports to the acid victims Foundation patients and the Jinnah Institute under their Human rights scheme. They provide the aid amount of 100,000 AUD to both of these projects. Australia not in Pakistan provides support to the human rights but also supporting 126 other countries. Australia has also funded in other projects like child rights and alertness, forced marriages, interfaith harmony and improved religious knowledge. Mr. Heyward is the one behind this thought and he is continuously supporting acid victims and Jinnah Institute and also promoting strong principles of human rights throughout the country.