Australian High Commission in India is located at the bustling diplomatic enclave of Chanakyapuri
, in New Delhi
. It has been set up to extend both routine and emergency services to Australian citizens residing or in transit in India.
Embassyís services include issuing emergency passports and immigrant and non-immigrant visas, certification of legal documents, representing its citizens while dealing with local authorities and offering them assistance in case of emergencies. Providing necessary tourist and local information apart from ensuring the overall welfare of Australians in India.
In case of an emergency outside Embassy office hours, the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Consular operates a 24 hour center in Canberra and may be contacted from the Republic of India by dialing +91-11-51399900.
Indira Gandhi International Airport is 15 km to the north-west of Chanakyapuri. The Australian Embassy is 10 km to the south-west of New Delhi Railway Station and is 12 km from the Interstate Bus Stand at Kashmiri Gate.