Australian Embassy
Thailand

Lodging application

Where to lodge your application

Applications may be lodged at an Australian Visa Application Centre or online. For information on processing times please see: Processing time page.

In Person

VFS Global currently has an agreement with the Australian Embassy Bangkok to provide Australian visa application services in Thailand. Applicants (except for Refugee and Humanitarian Entrants) may lodge their visa application in person at an Australian Visa Application Centre in Bangkok or Chiang Mai.
 

Address:

Bangkok

The Trendy Office Building 28th Floor,
Sukhumvit Soi 13, Klongtoey-Nua, Wattana,
Bangkok 10110
(BTS NANA, exit number 3)

Chiang Mai

Siriphanich, 191 Huaykaew Rd
Suthep, Muang, Chiang Mai
(opposite MAYA Lifestyle Shopping Centre),


Telephone: 02-118-7100
Email: info.dibpth@vfshelpline.com

Business hours: 08:30 – 16:30 (or 15:30 in Chiang Mai), Monday to Friday (Except Embassy Public holidays) or Saturday (by appointment only)
Submission of Application: 08:30 – 15:00 Monday to Friday
Collection of visa notification letter: 10:00 - 16:30 Monday to Friday

A fee will be charged for this service in addition to the Visa Application Charge. For more information about lodgement procedures, fees charged, contact details, office locations and service hours for lodging application or passport pick up, see: www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/Thailand   


Online

Some applications may be lodged online. Student visa applications must be lodged online. Nonetheless, you may still be required to provide your biometrics in person at an Australian Visa Application Centre.  Please see Biometrics for more information.

 

By mail or courier to the Australian Embassy

Department of Immigration and Border Protection
Australian Embassy Bangkok
37 South Sathorn Road
Bangkok 10120
Please ensure you have enclosed the appropriate Visa Application Charge (Fee).

DIBP Bangkok accepts the following methods of payment for applications lodged by mail or courier:
• Cashier’s Cheque purchased in Bangkok or Nonthaburi, Samutprakarn provinces;
• Bank Draft if purchased in other provinces within Thailand

Please ensure your Cashier’s Cheque or Bank draft is payable to: ‘Australian Embassy Bangkok’

The amount payable must be show in Thai Baht.

Applicants must provide a self-addressed pre-paid envelope (EMS) with the application. The Australian Embassy takes no responsibility for any loss of documents sent or returned by mail and /or by courier services.

Please note, if you apply by mail you may still be required to provide your biometrics in person at an Australia Visa Application Centre.  For more information, please see our Biometrics page.

 

Where to lodge your Citizenship by Descent applications

In person

Australian Visa Application Centre (AVAC)

Bangkok

The Trendy Office Building 28th Floor,
Sukhumvit Soi 13, Klongtoey-Nua, Wattana,
Bangkok 10110
(BTS NANA, exit number 3)

Chiang Mai

Siriphanich, 191 Huaykaew Rd
Suthep, Muang, Chiang Mai
(opposite MAYA Lifestyle Shopping Centre),

Telephone: 02-118-7100
Email: info.dibpth@vfshelpline.com

Business hours: 08:30 – 16:30 (or 15:30 in Chiang Mai), Monday to Friday (Except Embassy Public holidays) or Saturday (by appointment only)
- Submission of Application: 08:30 – 15:00 Monday to Friday
- Collection of visa notification letter: 10:00 - 16:30 Monday to Friday

A fee will be charged for this service in addition to the Visa Application Charge for all visa applications. For more information about lodgement procedures, fees charged, contact details, office locations and service hours for lodging application or passport pick up, see: www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/Thailand


By mail or courier to the Australian Embassy
Applications with a correct Visa Application Charge (Fee) and completed required documents can also be sent by mail or courier to

Department of Immigration and Border Protection
Australian Embassy Bangkok
37 South Sathorn Road
Bangkok 10120

DIBP Bangkok accepts the following methods of payment for applications lodged by mail or courier:
• Cashier’s Cheque purchased in Bangkok or Nonthaburi, Samutprakarn provinces;
• Bank Draft if purchased in other provinces within Thailand

Please ensure your Cashier’s Cheque or Bank draft is payable to: ‘Australian Embassy Bangkok’
The amount payable must be show in Thai Baht.

Please note: Since 1 July 2016, Student visa applications cannot be lodged by mail or courier.  They must be lodged online.