Australian Consulate-General
Noumea, New Caledonia
French Polynesia, Wallis and Futuna


 Welcome to the Australian Consulate-General in New Caledonia


The Australian Consulate-General in Noumea is Australia’s official diplomatic mission in New Caledonia. The Consul-General is also accredited to French Polynesia and Wallis and Futuna and is the representative to the Pacific Community (SPC).

Opening hours are from 9am to 4pm Monday to Friday.

Passports Services - All Australian passport applications lodged overseas must be lodged in person and additional overseas fees apply. 

Visa for Australia? French nationals with a valid French passport are generally eligible to apply for an eVisitor Visa online.


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NAIDOC Week 2018 - Speaker Series with Ella Havelka


Ella Havelka, the first Indigenous dancer to join The Australian Ballet and titular character of the 2015 film ‘ELLA’, visited New Caledonia from 5-10 August 2018 for NAIDOC 2018 at the invitation of the Australian Consulate-General in Noumea. Visit supported by NAIDOC 2018 sponsor QANTAS and The Australian Ballet.



Latest News

Australia Awards Scholarships intake 2020

Applications for the 2020 Australia Awards Scholarships are now closed. To find out more about the program, please visit our Study in Australia page, or visit the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade website. 

New Caledonians and French Polynesians are eligible to apply for the Endeavour Leadership Program. Applications are expected to open in September 2020. For more information, please visit our Study in Australia page.

Cyclone season: are you ready?

Check out our useful links to make sure you have a safe summer.

Direct Aid Program- Wallis and Futuna, 2018-2019

Applications for project funding have now closed.

For more information on implementing development projects in Wallis and Futuna (available in French) click here.

New Colombo Plan 2018

The Australian Consulate-General was pleased to host the first New Colombo Plan students in New Caledonia on 1 February during a reception that brought together members of business, institutions and civil society. Read more



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