The Australian Consulate-General in Noumea provides a range of consular services to Australian citizens. The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) sets out the standard of service in the Consular Services Charter. The Charter signifies DFAT's commitment to providing effective, prompt and courteous consular services, delivered in an equitable way, to all Australians in need as well as clarifying the limits to consular services.
In French Polynesia, The Australian Honorary Consul in Papeete provides consular assistance to Australian citizens.
On-line registration for Australians overseas
We encourage all Australian citizens living or travelling overseas to register their details with us on-line.
Australian Consulate-General, Noumea: ph. +687 27 24 14 (follow the prompts).
The office is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm (except public holidays). Outside of these hours, calls are redirected to a 24h emergency call centre in Australia. The 24h emergency centre call may also be contacted outside of Australia directly by phone on +61 2 6261 3305 or by SMS at +61 421 269 080, or within Australia on 1300 555 135.