About Us

Argentina


Service locations

​The Department's offices in Buenos Aires and Brasilia, Brazil, manage visa and citizenship services for clients in Argentina, Paraguay and 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

Buenos Aires

Dr Jorge Lantos​ Medical Office
Summary
​​Medical and Radiology examinations
Street address
Dr Jorge Lantos
Humboldt 2355
Buenos Aires
Counter hours

Monday to Thursday 2 to 6pm

Telephone

+54 11 4774 5555

Fax

+54 11 4774 5515

Services
​Medical and ​Radiology
Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Jorge Lantos (Male)

Dr Raul M Kelly Clinic
Summary
Medical and Radiology examinations
Street address

Junin 1631, Piso 2 C
1113 - Capital Federal
Buenos Aires

Counter hours

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 3:00pm to 7:00pm

Telephone

+54 11 4803 4331

Fax

+54 11 4803 4331

Services
​Medical and ​Radiology
Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Raul Kelly (Male)​

Cordoba

Instituto Oulton
Summary
​Medical and Radiology examinations
Street address

Av. Vélez Sársfield 562 - 5th floor
5000 JJB
Cordoba

Telephone

+54 351 426 7753
Rotativas: +54 351 426 7700

Fax

+54 351 426 7748

Services
​Medical and ​Radiology examinations
Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Pablo Sonzini (Male)

Mendoza

Arbesu Hematologia
Summary
Medical​ examinations
Street address

248 Patricias Mendocinas
Godoy Cruz
Mendoza 5501

Counter hours

Monday to Friday 4 to 8 pm

Telephone

+54 261 424 1029

Fax

+54 261 424 1029

Additional information

Doctors:
Dr Mario Guillermo Arbesu (Male)

Imagen Diagnostica
Summary
Radiology examination
Street address

​Necochea 571
Mendoza 5500​

Telephone

+54 261 420 2225

Police check

Argentina

Argentina
Postal address

Registro Nacional de Reincidencia
Tucuman 1353
Capital Federal – Buenos Aires or
Registro Provincial de las Personas or Sede Piedras
Piedras 115 Buenos Aires
ARGENTINA

Additional information

Relevant document: ‘Certificado de Antecedentes Penales’.
Residents: Apply in person to the address above.
Residents provide: Document of National Identity (DNI). Further information can be obtained by email from: infodnr@dnrec.jus.gov.ar.
Non-residents: Apply in person to the nearest Argentine Consulate. Further information can be obtained by email from: inforeinci@jus.gov.ar.
Non-residents provide: an original consent form (signed and witnessed).
Fee: payable.
Note: the certificate must be issued by the Federal Ministry of Justice and Human Rights. Certificates issued by any other authority will not be accepted.
www.dnrec.jus.gov.ar/ and www.dnrec.jus.gov.ar/Desde_Exterior.aspx