Bangladesh


Service locations

The Australian High Commission in Bangladesh has no visa function. Our offices in New Delhi, India, and Colombo, Sri Lanka, manage visa and citizenship services for Bangladesh.

We have a Service Delivery Partner (SDP) agreement with VFS Global to provide Australian visa application and biometrics collection services in Bangladesh through an Australian Visa Application Centre.

Service Delivery Partner - VFS Global

Dhaka

Dhaka
Summary

The SDP is contracted by us to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application submission
  • application tracking
  • biometrics collection.

These services incur a fee in addition to the visa application charge.​

The SDP can provide the information you need to utilise these services.

Biometrics Collection

Biometrics are collected from visa applicants in this location.

More information is available on biometrics collection.

Street address

Australian Visa Application Centre
Delta Life Towers, 4th Floor
Plot 37, Road 45 & 90
Gulshan North Commercial Area
Dhaka
Bangladesh​

Counter hours
8.30 am to 4.00 pm Sunday to Thursday Information, form collection and additional documents submission

8.30 am to 2.30 pm Sunday to Thursday Application submission

3 pm to 4.30 pm Sunday to Thursday Passport and document collection
Telephone

(Sunday to Thursday: 09:00 – 17:00)
+88 09606777999, +88 09666911381(for mobile users only)

Electronic contact
Email address: info.ausbd@vfshelpline.com.
Website
http://www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/Bangladesh/
Additional information

The Department’s offices in New Delhi, India, and Colombo, Sri Lanka, manage visa and citizenship services for Bangladesh.

Australian High Commission

Colombo

Colombo
Summary

Our office in Colombo manages visa and citizenship services for clients in Sri Lanka and Maldives.

Street address
Australian High Commission
21 Gregory’s Road
Colombo 7
Sri Lanka
Postal address
Australian High Commission
21 Gregory’s Road
Colombo 7
Sri Lanka
Counter hours
By appointment only
Note: Arranged directly by the Australian High Commission
Telephone

For enquiries about visa requirements and lodgement contact the Australian Visa Application Centre:
 9 am to 5 pm
 Monday to Friday
+94720910103
+94720910326

Website
http://www.srilanka.embassy.gov.au

Dhaka

Dhaka
Summary

The Australian High Commission in Bangladesh has no visa function. Our offices in New Delhi, India and Colombo, Sri Lanka, manage visa and citizenship services for Bangladesh.

Street address

Australian High Commission in Bangladesh
184 Gulshan Avenue
Gulshan 2
Dhaka – 1212
Bangladesh

Postal address
As above

For information on lodging applications
See: Visa Information and Lodgement
Counter hours

For enquiries about visa requirements and submission contact the Australia Visa Application Centre in Bangladesh

Telephone
8802 882 5973
Electronic contact

Australian Visa Application Centre

Website
http://www.bangladesh.embassy.gov.au
Additional information

​Payment information

Demand and bank draft

Payment can be by demand draft obtained from any branch of the Standard Chartered Bank or by bank draft purchased at the Standard Chartered Bank counter at the Australian Visa Application Centre in Dhaka. Drafts are to be made payable to the 'Australian High Commission'.​

Cash

Cash​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ is not accepted.

Citizenship

Applications for Citizenship by Descent can be lodged online at the  Australian Visa Application Centre​ in Bangladesh.

New Delhi

New Delhi
Summary

This office provides immigration and visa services to clients in India, Bangladesh, Bhutan and Nepal.

Street address
1/50G Shantipath
Chanakyapuri
New Delhi 110021
India
Postal address
Australian High Commission - Immigration and Visas
1/50G Shantipath
Chanakyapuri
New Delhi 110021
India
Telephone

For enquires about visa requirements and Submission contact the Australian Visa Application Centre 9 am to 5 pm Monday to Friday.

0091 022 67866006

Fax
91 11 2688 7536
Electronic contact
Email address: enquiry-india@border.gov.au
Website
http://www.india.embassy.gov.au
Additional information

​Payment information

Visa applications can be submitted at an Australian Visa Application Centre. Methods of payment accepted are available on the Australian Visa Application Centres website.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Bank draft

You can pay by a bank draft in Indian Rupees made payable to the 'Australian High Commission'.  The bank draft must be redeemable at bank branches in New Delhi. 

We only accept credit card payment for citizenship by descent applications.

Credit Card​

Payments using credit card will be processed in Australian dollars (AUD). We accept MasterCard, Visa, AMEX, Diners and JCB. When paying by a credit card you may incur a credit card surcharge, banking and currency conversion fees and you will need to accept the risk associated with any currency fluctuations.​​​​​

Prior to lodging your application, you may need to notify your bank of an upcoming foreign credit card transaction. Failure to do so may result in your transaction being declined. Without payment your application is invalid.

Credit card transactions processed in Australian dollars (AUD) are processed in Australia.​​​​​ A credit card surcharge may apply to transactions made using your credit card.

For credit card payments use the Payment Details Form - 1440​.​​​​​

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Only credit cards issued outside India are accepted.

​Making payment in Australia

Fees may be paid​ at any of our offi​ces in Australia. Once the fee has been paid, you will need to provide a copy of the receipt with your application.​​​

Citizenship​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Applications for Citizenship by Descent are processed at this office.​​​​

​Applications for Australian citizenship general eligibility and other situations, and applications to resume or renounce (give up) Australian citizenship should be lodged at the Canberra Visa and Citizenship office in Australian Capital Territory​.

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Panel physician

Dhaka

Dr. Wahab's Medical Centre
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

House 3
Road 12
Baridhara, Dhaka

Telephone

+ 880 (2) 984 7553
+ 880 (2) 984 3439
+ 880 (2) 985 5953

Fax

+880 2 882 6069

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Abdul Wahab (male)
Dr Ferdous Wahab (male)
Dr Salini Manoharan (female)

Green Crescent Health Services
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

House 60, Park Road (North side of US Embassy)
Baridhara diplomatic zone
Dhaka-1212

Telephone

+88 02 5881 0486
+88 02 5881 7335
+88 02 9862 384

Fax

+88 029 849 523

Electronic contact

gchsmed@optimaxbd.net
info@greencrescentmedicalbd.com

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Lina S Parveen Hoq (female)

International Organisation of Migration (IOM)
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

IOM Migration Health Assessment Clinic
1st & Ground floor, House 13/A, Road 136, Gulshan-1
Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh

Telephone

+880 177 776 1309
+880 171 348 1798

Fax

+880 2 5504 0818
+880 2 5504 0819

Electronic contact

DhakaHA@iom.int

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Alish Prajapati (Female)
Dr A K M Mushfiqur Rahman Faruq (Male)
Dr Sonia Arifa (Female)
Dr Billal Hossain (Male)

Police check

Bangladesh

Bangladesh
Street address

BANGLADESH

Additional information

Relevant document: ‘Police Clearance Certificate’.
Resident citizens: To apply, contact your local police station.
Resident citizens provide: the authorities will advise what information/ which documents should be provided when you apply.
Resident non-citizens: To apply, contact the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) in Dhaka.
Resident non-citizens provide: the authorities will advise what information/ which documents should be provided when you apply.
Non-resident citizens: To apply, contact the local police station in Bangladesh through a relative or friend or the nearest Bangladeshi embassy or consulate.
Non-resident citizens provide: the authorities will advise what information/ which documents should be provided when you apply.
Non-resident non-citizens: To apply, write to the MFA or approach your nearest Bangladeshi mission, which will forward the request to MFA in Dhaka.
Non-resident non-citizens provide: a photograph plus full personal details including your addresses when living in Bangladesh.