Australian Consulate-General
Address: Level 11 & 12, Development Centre, No. 3 Linjiang Road, Zhujiang New City, Guangzhou 510623 - Tel: +86 20 38140111 - Fax: +86 20 38140112 - Visa Office Tel: +86 20 38140250 - AVAC Tel: +86 20 29106150;Visa Office Fax: +86 20 38140251

 Welcome to the Australian Consulate-General Guangzhou 



From the week beginning 18 August new procedures will commence for certain notarial acts. From this date Witnessing of Signatures for affidavits, bank documents and State Government documents including Driver's Licence renewals and property sale and transfer documents, will only be carried out every Thursday from 9:30am to 1pm.

There will be no change to existing arrangements for Certifying copies of documents (except bank documents), witnessing signatures for Notice of Intended Marriage and Certificates of No Impediment to Marriage which can be done from 3pm to 4pm Monday to Friday.     


Inaugural Australia-Guangdong Business Cooperation Council

On 5 December 2013 the Australia-Guangdong Business Cooperation Council (AGBCC) convened its inaugural annual meeting in Guangzhou. The AGBCC is assisting Australian and Chinese businesses recognise and take advantage of opportunities in each other's markets, while streamlining trade and investment between the two economies. The Council is made up of business representatives from both Australia and Guangdong, representing industries such as legal and financial services, resources, accounting, logistics and engineering.

Media Release: 4 December 2013 AGCBB and G20

Full list of members  


News in Brief

Statement on the Urumqi attack by the Australian Ambassador to China (22 May 2014)

Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Robb invites Australian businesses to support one of Australia's biggest ever trade missions to China in April 

Guangzhou Post organizes first lawful export of narcotic samples to Australia (10 March 2014)

Statement regarding the Kunming attack from the Australian Ambassador to China

MEDIA RELEASE- AUSTRALIAN EMBASSY, BEIJING- 2014 Australian Writers’ Week in China (27 February 2014)

Minister for Foreign Affairs announces the appointment of Dominic Trindade as Australia's Consul-General in Guangzhou (11 February 2014)

Chinese business visitors set to benefit from multiple entry visas ( 7 February 2014)

For speeches archive, please click here   


Consular - Notarial Acts - Working Hours (until 15 August 2014)

Working hours for notarial acts are between 3.00pm and 4.00pm Monday to Friday.

In an emergency for processing notarial acts ourside working hours, please contact us to make an appointment.


Australian Passport - Counter Working Hours

Passports applications may be lodged between 9:00am and 12:00pm Monday to Friday.

On-line registration for Australians overseas     




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