Nepal


Service locations

The Australian Embassy in Kathmandu has no visa function. The Department's office in New Delhi, India, manages visa and citizenship services for clients in Nepal. ​It has a Service Delivery Partner agreement with VFS Global to provide Australian visa lodgement and biometrics collection services in Nepal through an Australian Visa Application Centre.

More information about visa and lodgement is available.​​​​​

Service Delivery Partner - VFS Global

Kathmandu

Kathmandu
Summary

This Service Delivery Partner (SDP) is a commercial company working in partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application lodgement
  • application tracking
  • return of decisions/passports.

The SDP will charge a fee for this service in addition to the visa application charge.


Biometrics Collection
Biometrics are collected from visa applicants in this location. Applicants need to attend the Australian Visa Application Centre (AVAC) in person to lodge their application and provide their biometrics. A 10-digit fingerprint scan and a facial photograph will be collected.

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Street address

Australian Visa Application Centre
Ground floor
Mahalaxmisthan Marga
Lagankhel
Lalitpur
Kathmandu
Nepal

Telephone
1800 091 0117
Electronic contact
​Email address: info.aunp@vfshelpline.com
Website
http://www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/India/
Additional information
The department processing post is New Delhi.

Australian High Commission

New Delhi

New Delhi
Summary

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

We have an agreement with our Service Delivery Partner, VF​S Global to provide Australian visa and Australian Citizenship by Descent lodgement services. We refer to them as our Australian Visa Application Centres.

You can lodge your application in person at one of the Australian Visa Application Centres. The Australian Visa Application Centre charges a fee with each application lodged.

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 lodgement 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 may be lodged 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

Damak

IOM Medical Damak
Summary
​Medical and Radiology examinations
Street address

Migration Health Division, IOM Sub-Office
Devkota Chowk (New Vegetable Market)
Damak, Jhapa 57217
Nepal

Telephone

+977 2358 5201

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Anup Singh Karki (Male)
Dr Suraj Gurung (Male)
Dr Kopila Gurung (Female)
Dr Tsering Yangzom Gurung (Female)
Dr Anup Kanti Das (Male)
Dr Raz Mohammad Wali (Male)

Kathmandu

IOM Migration Health Assessment Center (MHAC)
Summary
​Medical and Radiology examinations
Street address

768/4, Thirbam Sadak,
Baluwatar-4 (next to the main IOM office)

Counter hours

Monday to Friday 8 am to 5 pm – except national holidays

Telephone

+977 1 441 7219

+977 1 442 9599

Electronic contact

mhacinfo@iom.int

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Sanjeev Joshi (Male)
Dr Rajeev Kumar Lal (Male)
Dr Ramisetty Venkata Rama (Female)
Dr Alish Prajapati (Female)
Dr Karma Tsultim Gurung (Male)

Nepal International Clinic (NIC)
Summary
Medical and Radiology examinations​​
Street address

Lal Darbar Marg 47
Kathmandu

Counter hours

By appointment only

Telephone

+977 1 443 4642
+977 1 433 5357

Fax

+977 1 443 4713

Additional information

Doctor(s)
Dr Veena Rani Shrivastava
Dr Vinay Vaidya

Norvic International Hospital
Summary
​Medical and Radiology examinations
Street address

Norvic International Hospital
Thapathali

Postal address

Norvic International Hospital
PO Box 14126
Thapathali

Counter hours

By appointment only

Telephone

+977 1 425 8554

Fax

+977 1 421 9686

Electronic contact

visamed@norvishospital.com

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Anil Kumar Pahari
Dr Neeraj Govinda Joshi
Dr Bandana Pandey

Police check

Nepal - Citizens

Nepal - Citizens
Street address

Verification Section
Crime Investigation Department
Police Headquarters
Naxal Kathmandu
NEPAL

Telephone

+977-1-4412602
+977-1-4420538

Website
http://www.nepalpolice.gov.np/en/
Additional information

Apply in person or by post to the address above.
Non-resident citizens: Apply through relatives to the Verification section, with a copy of your passport and the page with the departure stamp from Nepal or apply to your nearest Nepalese overseas mission who will forward correspondence to Police Headquarters in Kathmandu.
Provide: Application form, a copy of your citizenship certificate, passport and three passport size photos.
Application forms are obtainable from Police Headquarters Department, Naxal.

Nepal - Resident non-citizens

Nepal - Resident non-citizens
Postal address

Interpol Section
Police Headquarters
Naxal Kathmandu
Nepal

Additional information

You will need to ask for the certificate through your embassy. The request is then sent to the address above.
Provide: Application form, a copy of your citizenship certificate, passport and three passport size photos.
Application forms are obtainable from Police Headquarters Department, Naxal.