Australian Embassy
Kabul
Afghanistan

About Us

About Us

Australian Ambassador

Australian Ambassador to the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan:  Mr Richard Feakes

Contact Information

The Australian Embassy in Kabul operates from a number of locations that are not publicly disclosed due to security reasons. 

The Australian Embassy in Kabul has no visa function. For visa information, visit the Australian Consulate-General in Dubai.

Australians seeking consular assistance should, in the first instance, contact the Consular Emergency Centre in Canberra + 61 2 6261 3305 for assistance to be arranged.

Opening Hours

Sunday to Thursday: 8.30 - 4.30hrs

 

Public Holidays 2017

1.  Sunday            1 January           New Year’s Day

2.  Thursday         26 January        Australia Day

3.  Tuesday           21 March            Nawroz (Afghan New Year)

4.  Sunday            16 April                Easter Sunday

5.  Monday           17 April                Easter Monday

6.  Tuesday           25 April               ANZAC Day

7.  Sunday            25 June                Eid-Ul-Fitr

8.  Monday           26 June                Eid-Ul-Fitr

9.  Tuesday           27 June               Eid-Ul-Fitr

10. Thursday        31 August          Arafat Day

11. Sunday           3 September     Eid-Ul-Adha

12. Sunday           1 October           10th of Moharram (Ashura)

13. Monday          25 December    Christmas Day

14. Tuesday          26 December   Boxing Day

Public Holidays 2018

1. Monday                 1 January 2018              New Year's Day

2. Wednesday         21 March 2018                Nawroz Holiday (Afghan New Year)

3. Monday                2 April 2018                      Easter Day

4. Wednesday         25 April 2018                   ANZAC Day

5. Wednesday         16 May 2018                    Ramazan Al Mubarak (Fasting Month)

6. Sunday                 17 June 2018                   Eid Ul Fitr (Ramazan Eid)

7. Sunday                 19 August 2018               Independence Day (Afghanistan)

8. Tuesday               21 August 2018                Arafat Day

9. Wednesday        22 August 2018                Eid Ul Adha

10. Thursday          23 August 2018                Eid Ul Adha

11. Monday             1 October 2018                Labour Day (Austarlia)

12. Tuesday            25 December 2018         Christmas Day (Australia)

13. Wednesday     26 December 2018          Boxing Day

14. Thursday         27 December 2018           Additional DFAT Holiday