High Commission
Brunei Darussalam

Services for Australians

High Commission opening hours

Office Hours

  • 8:00 am to 5:05 pm (Monday – Thursday)
  • 8:00 am to 1:10 pm (Friday)

Passport Services/Notarial Services

After Hours Consular and Passports Assistance
Australian Citizens and Australian Permanent Residents who require urgent consular and passport assistance after normal working hours should contact the 24-hour Consular Emergency Centre in Canberra, Australia, on +61 2 6261 3305 or SMS +61 421 269 080.

 

Australian Consular Services

The Consular Services Charter sets the standards of service you can expect from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade when seeking consular assistance. For information about collecting your personal information please read the Consular Privacy Collection Statement.

Travel information for Australians

Get the latest travel advisories and other traveller hints from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade before you make your holiday plans.

The Australian High Commission, Bandar Seri Begawan, encourages all Australians living in or visiting Brunei Darussalam to register on the Smartraveller website.  The registration information you provide will help us to contact you in an emergency.

 

Australian Notarial Services

Notarial services are available by appointment only.  Clients should not attend the High Commission without an appointment. 

To book an appointment, click 'Book Appointment' or here.   Information on appointment bookings and our booking policy is available here.

Book an appointment with AHC, Bandar Seri Begawan using SetMore

Visit www.smartraveller.gov.au for more information on notarial services and document legalisation overseas.  Clients should inform themselves of our notarial disclaimer.

 

Australian Passport Services

All passport applications must be lodged in person by the applicant.  Children aged 16 and 17 years must attend the appointment along with a parent or a person with parental responsibility for the child. Children under 16 years are not required to attend the appointment.

Passports services are available by appointment only.  Clients should not attend the High Commission without an appointment except when making passport collections or consular enquiries.

To book an appointment, click 'Book Appointment' or here.   Information on appointment bookings and our booking policy is available here.

Book an appointment with AHC, Bandar Seri Begawan using SetMore

Visit www.passports.gov.au for more information on overseas passport applications or to apply online.

 

Would you like to be invited to High Commission events?

Australians wishing to register socially with the Australian High Commission to be kept updated of our events, such as Australia Day and ANZAC Day, should complete the Australian Community Outreach form and send it to austhicom.brunei@dfat.gov.au. You can also stay up to date with everything the High Commission is doing by following us on our Facebook page, Australia in Brunei Darussalam.

 

Australians Living in Brunei Darussalam

The Australian Government maintains a gateway to information for Australians living overseas, on a range of issues including citizenship, pensions, tax and elections.  Some suggested links below.

 

Former Australian Residents Returning to Australia

The Australian Government maintains a gateway to information for former residents returning to Australia, on a range of issues including citizenship, visas, customs clearance and bringing pets and possessions back to Australia.

 

 

Privacy Statement

Personal information provided to the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) is protected by law, including the Privacy Act 1988. We may collect, use and disclose your personal information, including to overseas recipients where we reasonably believe it is necessary, to provide you with consular assistance. Important information about the privacy of your personal information is contained in our Consular Privacy Collection Statement, which you should read and understand.