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Embassy of Australia, Washington DC, United States: +1 202 797 3000
Australian High Commission, London, United Kingdom: +44 20 7379 4334
Australian High Commission, Ottawa, Canada: +1 613 236 0841
Australian High Commission, Pretoria, South Africa: +27 12 423 6000
Australian Embassy, Dublin, Ireland: +353 1 664 5300
Australian High Commission, Wellington, New Zealand: +64 4 473 6411
Foreign embassies in Australia
Embassy of the United States, Canberra: +61 2 6214 5600
British High Commission, Canberra: +61 2 6270 6666
Canadian High Commission, Canberra: +61 2 6270 4000
South African High Commission, Canberra: +61 2 6272 7300
Embassy of Ireland, Canberra: +61 2 6214 0000
New Zealand High Commission, Canberra: +61 2 6270 4211
►For more on consular matters, see Visas for Australia
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