Oman


Service locations

There is no Australian diplomatic mission in Oman. Our office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, manages visa and citizenship services for clients in United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Yemen.

It has a Service Delivery Partner (SDP) agreement with VFS Global to provide Australian visa application and biometric collection services in Oman through an Australian Visa Application Centre.

Service Delivery Partner - VFS Global

Muscat

Muscat
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
Level F1
The Nawras Campus
Tilal Complex
Muscat Grand Mall
Dohar Al Adab St
Muscat
Sultanate of Oman

Counter hours

There are nine Australian Visa Application Centres located throughout the Gulf, each has its own operating schedule. For opening days and hours see, VFS Global website.

Telephone

​+971 4 2055 900
Refer to VFS Global website for telephone contact hours.

Electronic contact

info.ausdxb@vfshelpline.com

Website
http://www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/GCC/
Additional information
The Department processing post is Australian Consulate-General Dubai.

Australian Consulate General

Dubai

Dubai
Summary

This office provides immigration and visa services to clients in United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Yemen.

It also processes partner and family migration applications from Afghani nationals resident in Afghanistan or Pakistan.

Street address

Australian Consulate General
Level 25
Burjuman Business Tower (Trade Centre Road)
Dubai
United Arab Emirates

Postal address
PO Box 124400
Dubai
United Arab Emirates
Counter hours
By appointment only
Telephone

For enquiries about visa requirements and application submission, contact the Australian Visa Application Centre 9 am to 5 pm Sunday to Thursday*.
(*except public holidays and Ramadan)

+971 4205 5900

Fax
971 4 355 0708
Electronic contact
Australian Immigration Enquiry Form - United Arab Emirates
Website
http://uae.embassy.gov.au/
Additional information

Payment information

Visa applications may be lodged at the Australian Visa Application Centre. For methods of payment accepted at the Australian Visa Application Centre GCC.

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Demand Bank Draft

Demand bank drafts drawn on a UAE bank only (and in AED) should be made payable to 'Australian Consulate-General Austrade – official public account'. Only Demand Drafts issued with MICR codes will be accepted.

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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​.​​​​​


​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.​​​

Payment for Partner visa and Citizenship by descent applications

When lodging a Partner visa and Citizenship by descent applications at VFS Global, two payment options are available:

  1. Payment by credit card, the details must be provided in the application form.
    or
  2. Attach evidence to the application form that the VAC has been paid in Australia.

VFS Global will not accept any other payment method for Partner visa applications and Citizenship by descent applications.

Citizenship

Applications for Citizenship by Descent can be lodged at this office or at any of the Australian Visa Application Centres in the UAE or the GCC, excluding Australian Visa Application Centres in Saudi Arabia.​

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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 office in Australian Capital Territory​.

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Panel physician

Muscat

Hatat Polyclinic LLC
Summary
​Medical and Radiology examinations
Street address

Hatat House 'B'
Wadi Adai R/A
Wadi Adai, Ruwi 112​

Telephone

+968 2456 3641

Fax

+968 2456 4990

Electronic contact

hpllc@omantel.ne​t.om

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Tariq Ahmad Bhat (male)
Dr Dattatreya Narayan Joshi (male)
Dr Ernest Devamanoharan (male)
Dr Ramachandran Ananthakrishnan (male)

Police check

Oman

Oman
Additional information

Applying in Oman:

Apply in person at the Royal Oman Police in your place of residence.

Documents required:

  • completed Certificate application form
  • two passport size photographs
  • copy of your current passport
  • copy of Omani resident permits (all held) (non-citizens)
  • work reference from your sponsor confirming current employment status (non-citizens)
  • full set of authenticated fingerprints.

Applying outside Oman:

Apply at a foreign mission in or nearest to your current country of residence.

Documents required:

  • completed Certificate application form
  • two passport size photographs
  • copy of your current and old passport
  • copy of Omani resident permits (all held) (non-citizens)
  • work reference from your former sponsor confirming previous employment status (non-citizens)
  • full set of authenticated fingerprints.

Fees:

Payable.