Israel


Service locations

The Department's office in Tel Aviv manages visa ​services for clients in Israel and the Palestinian Territories. 

More information about visa and lodgement is available.​

Australian Embassy

Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv
Summary

This office provides immigration and visa services to clients from the Palestinian Territories as the Australian Representative Office in Ramallah has no visa function.

Street address
Australian Embassy
Discount Bank Tower
Levels 28 and 29
23 Yehuda Halevi St (Corner Herzl St)
Tel Aviv 65136
Israel
Postal address
PO Box 29108
Tel Aviv 61290
Israel
Counter hours
By appointment unless there is a genuine emergency or exceptional circumstances.
For appointments, contact the Embassy by email or phone using the above details.
Telephone
972 3 693 5000
Fax
972 3691 5223
Electronic contact
Email address: immigration.telaviv@dfat.gov.au


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

Payment information

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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​.​​​​​

Cheque

Payment must be made by Israeli bank or postal cheques, payable to the Australian Embassy, Tel Aviv. 

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​Personal cheques are not accepted.

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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Cash

Cash may be accepted only in cases of genuine emergency and from Palestinian residents of the West Bank and Gaza who are unable to obtain Israeli bank or postal cheque.

​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

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Applications for Citizenship by Descent are processed by the Australian High Commission in London.​​

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​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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Special procedures

If you are from the West Bank and the Gaza Strip you may find it difficult to travel to Tel Aviv to obtain visa, immigration and citizenship services. You can lodged by post, courier or travel agents. If an interview is required after the lodgement of the application, we will contact you and make the necessary arrangements. If you are in the West Bank/Gaza Strip and Israel we encourage you to use the post, courier, travel agents or our online services.​​​

Panel physician

Tel Aviv

Atidim Medical Center
Summary

​Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

Level 3, 2 Hanechoshet Street (Entrance C)
Ramat Hachayal
Tel Aviv

Telephone

+972 50 5517523
+972 3 6778828

Fax

+972 3 6973053

Electronic contact

michaelko@tlvmc.gov.il

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Michael Koffler (male)

Police check

Israel

Israel
Street address

ISRAEL

Additional information

Relevant document: ‘Certificate Attesting Existence/Non-Existence of a Criminal Record’ (Teudat Hameidah Al Rishoum/Header Rishoum Plili).
Residents: Apply at any police station.
Non-residents: Apply in person to the nearest Israeli embassy or consulate.
Provide: application form (available from the website above) and your identity card or passport. The application form must be completed at the Israeli embassy or consulate.
Note: Police Certificates will be provided directly to the Australian Embassy in Tel Aviv who will then forward them to the relevant processing office in Australia. Certificates will not be sent to applicants.