Yemen


Service locations

There is no Australian diplomatic mission in Yemen. The Department's office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, manages visa and citizenship services for clients in Yemen. 

More information about visa and lodgement is available.

Biometrics Collection

Biometrics are collected from nationals of Yemen. Applicants need to attend any Australian Visa Application Centre (AVAC) in the GCC in person to lodge their application and provide their biometrics.  A 10-digit fingerprint scan and a facial photograph will be collected.

Service Delivery Partner - VFS Global

Website:
http://www.vfs-au-gcc.com


 

Australian Consulate General

Dubai

Dubai
Summary

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

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

We have an agreement with our Service Delivery Partner to provide Australian visa 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

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
971 4 508 7200
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.

Biometrics

Regardless of your nationality, if you are lodging a paper-based visa applications in the United Arab Emirates, Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Countries and Yemen you will be required to attend an AVAC in person to lodge your application and provide your biometrics. A 10 digit fingerprint scan and a facial photograph will be collected.​ ​

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

Sana’a

AL-Mamoon Diagnostic Medical Center
Summary

Radiology examination

Street address

Taiz Street
Sana'a

Telephone

+ 967 1 503 446

Dr Abbas Al-Motawakel clinic
Summary

Medical examinations

Street address

30 Square
Taiz Street
Sana’a
Yemen

Telephone

+967 1 246 497

Fax

+967 1 515 323

Additional information

Doctor(s)
Dr Abbas Al-Motawakel (Male)

Police check

Yemen

Yemen
Street address

Ministry of Interior General Directorate of Criminal Investigations
Sana’a
YEMEN

Additional information

Relevant document: ‘Criminal Status Sheet’ or ‘Character Report’.
Residents: Apply in person at the address above.
Provide: a letter from the Department stating that the certificate is required for immigration purposes, two photographs with a white background, a copy of your passport or Yemen resident visa.
Processing time: approximately seven days.
Fee: payable.