Uruguay


Service locations

The Australian Consulate in Montevideo has no visa function. The Department's offices in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and Brasilia, Brazil, manage visa and citizenship services for clients in Uruguay. 

More information about visa and lodgement is available.

Australian Embassy

Brasilia

Brasilia
Summary
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This office provides immigration and visa services to clients in Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay.​

Street address

Embaixada da Austrália
SES 801, Conj. "K" Lote. 07
Av. Das Nações,
Brasília DF
70200-010

Postal address
As above
Counter hours

By appointment only.
Note: Appointments can be requested by calling the telephone contact details on this page.
Alternatively, visa applications can be left in the Visa Section drop box located at the Embassy Guard House, Monday to Friday 8.30 am to 4.30 pm.

Telephone
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Americas service centre

+1 613 238 1040 (International call cost will apply)​

10am to 5pm EST Monday to Friday (Americas Region) ​​​​


Fax
55 61 3224 5777
Electronic contact
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Website
http://www.brazil.embassy.gov.au
Additional information

​​Payment information

We are unable to accept payment by cash or personal cheque.​

​​​​​​This includes applications sent by mail or placed in the visa application drop-box.

​Bank or Company Cheque​

Cheques must be made payable to 'Australian Embassy' or 'Embaixada da Australia' and include a contact telephone number on the reverse of the cheque. Clients seeking to obtain a bank cheque in Brazil will need the Embassy CNJP number – 03973950/0001-90.​​​​​​​​​

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​.​​​​​

Credit card is the preferred payment option.

Citizenship​​​​​​​​​​​​

Applications for Citizenship by Descent can be lodged at this office.​​​​

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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

You are able to lodge permanent entry visa and Refugee and Humanitarian visa applications at any office. It is recommended that you lodged directly with Brasilia, as forwarding documents between our offices can take up to a month. Fees/charges may be paid at any office, and the receipt should be sent by the applicant with the application direct to Brasilia.​

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Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires
Summary

This visa office provides temporary and permanent immigration and visa services to clients in Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay.​​​

Street address
Villanueva 1400
BUENOS AIRES 1426
Argentina
Postal address
As above
Counter hours

By appointment only.

Appointments can be requested by calling the telephone contact details on this page.

Visa applications can be left at the visa office drop box Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm

Telephone

+54 11 6632 2059 (available for residents of Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay only)

Fax
+54 11 4779 3585
Electronic contact
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Website
http://www.argentina.embassy.gov.au
Additional information

​​Payment information

We are unable to accept payment by cash or cheque.

Credit Card​

Payments using credit card may 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. We strongly encourage you to contact your financial institution to authorise the credit amount before making your application. 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​.​​​​

Postal orders (GIRO)

Payment by Postal Order in Argentina should be made payable to: Embajada De Australia. We only accept payments in Postal Order in Argentine Pesos. No other currencies are accepted. Postal orders can only be used if you are applying from within Argentina.

Panel physician

Montevideo

Hospital Britanico
Summary
​Medical and Radiology examinations
Street address

Avenida Italia 2420
Montevideo ​

Counter hours

Tuesday and Thursday, 8.00 am to 9.30 am, inquiries and bookings only

Telephone

+598 (2) 487 1020 ext 3374

Fax

+598 (2) 487 4080

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Diego Luis Estol Gonnet
Dr Javier Pietropinto

Police check

Uruguay

Uruguay
Street address

Dirección Nacional de Policía Ténica
Guadalupe 1513, esq. Av San Martin,
Montevideo or Shopping Tres Cruses,
local 31, Montevideo
URUGUAY

Additional information

Relevant document: ‘Certificado de Antecedentes Judiciales’, legalised by Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores, Depto de documentación Consular.
Residents: Apply in person to the address above.
Provide: ID-cedula.
Non-residents: Apply with completed Form 80 (including ID number) to the nearest Department office.
Provide: a completed Form 80 (including ID number). Form 80 is available from the Department or its website.
Fee: payable.