Australian Embassy
Czech Republic, Lithuania

Welcome to the Australian Embassy in Warsaw


World Youth Day Krakow


The Australian Embassy will operate a temporary consular office in Krakow from Monday 25 July to Sunday 31 July to assist Australians attending World Youth Day who have a consular or passport emergency.

The office is located on the ground floor of the Novotel Krakow City West Hotel at Armii Krajowej 11, 30-150 Krakow.  The office is open from 0900 to 1200 and 1300 to 1630.

If you are an Australian in Krakow and you require emergency consular assistance during WYD your options are to:

  • Call or visit the temporary consular office in Krakow during opening hours on +48 12 6226 409
  • Call the Australian Embassy in Warsaw at any time on +48 22 5213 444
  • Call the 24/7 Consular Operations Centre in Australia on +61 2 6261 3305



Intercountry Adoption Programme between Australia and Poland


An intercountry adoption programme opened between Poland and Australia on 9 November 2015.  More information on this agreement can be found at  and



Australian Embassy Ukraine

The Australian Embassy in Kyiv, Ukraine is now open. All enquiries should be made by telephone or email in the first instance. Please click here for the Embassy\'s contact details. 


Work and Holiday Visa Arrangement

As of 11 July 2016, the Berlin visa office received over 200 applications for the Polish Work and Holiday programme. This means that the annual limit of 200 places has been reached and no further visa applications will be accepted this programme year. New applications should not be made before July 2017.

Please note that Berlin post is currently working on the Polish Work and Holiday applications. Due to the high volume of applications you may not receive advice about your application immediately. We appreciate your understanding during this period.