Latest travel advice for Indonesia
For Australians travelling in or to Indonesia
For Australians travelling in Indonesia or planning to travel to Indonesia, please refer to the Australian Government’s Smartraveller website for latest news and information related to your trip and subscribe for updates. Travel advice is reviewed and updated regularly.
For Australians planning to return or for international travellers planning on travel to Australia
Please visit the Australian Government’s Department of Home Affairs website for the latest advice in relation to travelling to Australia and for further information on the Australian Government’s Department of Health website on COVID-19.
Consular, passport and notarial services
The Consulate-General remains open Mon-Fri for normal business hours (8am – 4pm). Consular, notarial and passport services continue to be provided by appointment. There are additional security screening requirements if you are required to attend the Consulate-General. Please refer to appointment bookings for more information. If the Consulate-General is closed, please contact our Consular Emergency Centre: +61 2 6261 3305 if you have an urgent request.
Australian Consulate-General in Bali - Odalan Ceremony
Message from the Consul-General in Bali
Welcome to the website of the Australian Consulate-General in Bali. This website outlines important information for Australians travelling to or living in Bali, West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) and East Nusa Tenggara (NTT), including how to contact the Consulate-General and the range of consular and passport services available. We also provide a limited range of consular services to Canadian citizens. Information on Australian visas and citizenship is also available on this website.
I urge all Australians planning to travel to Bali, NTB or NTT, as well as all resident Australians, to:
Check the smartraveller.gov.au website for the latest travel advice on Indonesia, including general advice on security and health matters. You can also subscribe to automatically receive email updates whenever the travel advisory is changed.
Subscribe for updates to the Indonesia travel advice so that in the event of an emergency, such as a natural disaster or a family emergency, we can contact you.
Ensure that each person travelling in your party (including children) is covered by adequate travel insurance. While Bali, NTB and NTT offer a great array of experiences and activities, it is important that your travel insurance covers everything you could potentially engage in.
Carefully read the advice under Services for Australians and ensure that people travelling in your party are aware of the potential problems that may be encountered.
Consul-General in Bali Ms Anthea Griffin
Her Majesty The Queen
Her Majesty The Queen passed away on 8 September 2022.
For 70 years, Queen Elizabeth the Second reigned as Australia’s Head of State.
In honour of Her Majesty the Queen on the occasion of her death, a Condolence Book is open for Australians to sign at the Australian Consulate-General Bali during business hours (8:00am-4:00pm WITA) from 9 September 2022 until the National Day of Mourning. The National Day of Mourning will be on 22 September 2022.
Please present your Australian passport at the main entrance of the Consulate-General and you will be escorted to the chancery to record your condolences.
The Consulate-General will be closed on 22 September 2022 for the National Day of Mourning and will reopen on Friday 23 September 2022.
The Commonwealth of Australia has also established an online Condolence Book for those unable to attend in-person.
The condolences will be collated and sent to Buckingham Palace. The messages will also be archived by the Commonwealth and may be displayed at its national institutions, such as the National Library of Australia, to form a lasting record of this moment in history.
Commemoration of the Bali Bombings
Commemoration of the 2005 Bali Bombing – Saturday 1 October 2022
The Australian Consulate-General will commemorate the anniversary of the 2005 Bali Bombing by opening the Memorial Garden for private reflection and remembrance. Those who wish to mark the anniversary may access the garden anytime between 9am and 11am. The Consulate-General will provide a condolence book for visitors to mark the anniversary. For security reasons, all guests wishing to attend will be required to show photographic identification and be subject to security screening processes, prior to entering the Consulate-General. If you would like to access the Memorial Garden, please register by emailing [email protected].
Commemoration of the 2002 Bali Bombing – Wednesday 12 October 2022
The Foreign Minister has issued a media release about commemorative services to mark the 20th anniversary of the 2002 Bali bombings.
A memorial service will be held at Parliament House in Canberra on 12 October 2022. A smaller commemorative ceremony will be held in Bali on 12 October 2022 at the Australian Consulate-General.
The Australian Consulate-General in Bali will open the Memorial Garden for private reflection and remembrance. Those who wish to mark the anniversary may access the garden between 1pm and 4pm. The Consulate-General will provide a condolence book for visitors to mark the anniversary. For security reasons, all guests wishing to attend the event will be required to show photographic identification and be subject to security screening processes, prior to entering the Consulate-General. If you would like to access the Memorial Garden, please register by emailing [email protected].
Bali’s Direct Aid Program (DAP) is now open for 2022-23 project submissions!
The DAP is a small grants program funded from Australia’s aid budget and managed through the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s overseas posts, including the Australian Consulate-General in Bali.
The Consulate-General’s DAP is now open for 2022-23 project submissions and welcomes applications from Bali, Nusa Tenggara Barat (NTB) and Nusa Tenggara Timur (NTT).
In 2022-23, the DAP Committee will be looking for projects that:
- support local COVID-19 response and recovery efforts.
- achieve practical and tangible outcomes in priority development sectors, including (but not limited to) gender equality, the empowerment of persons with disabilities, and social inclusion.
Closing date: 30 September 2022
To start an application, click on a link below:
The Australian Consulate-General will be closed on the following dates:
- Monday 3 January 2022
- Wednesday 26 January 2022
- Thursday 3 March 2022
- Friday 4 March 2022
- Friday 15 April 22
- Monday 18 April 2022
- Monday 25 April 2022
- Monday 2 May 2022
- Tuesday 3 May 2022
- Wednesday 8 June 2022
- Thursday 9 June 2022
- Wednesday 17 August 2022
- Thursday 22 September 2022
- Monday 26 December 2022
- Tuesday 27 December 2022
After hours emergency contact
FOR EMERGENCIES ONLY, Australian and Canadian citizens requiring urgent assistance outside normal Consulate-General office hours, including weekends and public holidays:
Call (+62 361) 2000 100. Follow the instructions (press 4, wait for the information recording to begin and then press 6), this will connect you to the 24 hour Consular Emergency Centre in Canberra.
Alternatively, call the Consular Emergency Centre in Canberra directly on (+61 2) 6261 3305.
Non-urgent enquiries can be made by email to [email protected].