Welcome to the Website of the Algerian Embassy to Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific:
( Nauru, Marshall islands, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Kiribati, Vanuatu, Cook Islands, Papua New Guinea, Palau, Tuvalu, Fiji, Niue, Federate States of Micronesia, Tonga, Timor- Leste)
The Embassy offers services and assistance to the Algerian community living in Australia, New Zealand and in the South Pacific, offers also some services to the citizens of these countries.
Please refer to our consular services menu for more information
Dear fellow citizens,
Our website is undergoing an upgrade. Please bear with us, as we make the website more streamlined for your convenience
On the occasion of the Algerian independence day and youth, the Consular services of the Embassy will be closed on Friday 5th of July 2019
بمناسبة الا حتفال بالذكرة 57 لعيد الإستقلال و الشباب سفارة الجزائر بكانبيرا تحيط علما مواطنيها بان الفرع القنصلي للسفارة سيغلق يوم الجمعة 05 جويلية 2019
Thursday 18 June 2015
Biometric Mobile Station
The Embassy of Algeria in Canberra would like to inform its nationals, residing in New Zealand, registered with its services, of the organization of the mobile service for the processing of applications for biometric passports, which will take place very soon, in Auckland.
This operation takes place in two stages:
1- Biometric passport application must be sent, immediately, by certified mail to the Embassy. The applications must be complete, all documents required must be provided and forms correctly and precisely filed out.
2- The Embassy will set a program of mobile services to conduct on-site, the finalisation of biometric operation which consists of facial and fingerprint recognition and electronic signature. The mobile services program will be scheduled after the receipt of applications.
The date and place will be brought to the attention of the members of the community through the Embassy website and by E-mail.
The same operation will be extended after in due time, to the cities of Perth, Brisbane and Melbourne.
– This operation will be implemented only one time, due to administrative constraints.
– Applicants must provide their mobile phone, e-mail address and year of start of residency in Australia/New Zealand, with their applications.
– The partially or incorrect completed forms or applications will not be considered.
Thursday 06 November 2014 Communiqué
The Embassy of Algeria in Canberra would like to inform its nationals, residing in Australia, New Zealand and the countries of the South Pacific, registered with its services, that the conversion of the ordinary passport into a biometric one must be done before 24 November 2015, deadline fixed by the International Civil Aviation Organization.
Therefore, the Embassy will no longer extend or renew ordinary passports without application for the biometric one. We strongly recommended to our citizens to apply for their biometric passport as soon as possible in order to avoid any inconvenience.
Tuesday 27 May 2014 Communiqué
The Embassy of Algeria in Canberra would like to inform its nationals, residing in Australia, New Zealand and the countries of the South Pacific, registered with its services, about the new procedure for the issuance of the special birth certificate “12S” to nationals born in Algeria and living abroad.
Monday 09 December 2013 Communiqué
The Embassy of Algeria in Canberra, informs its nationals, residing in Australia, New Zealand and the countries of the South Pacific, registered with its services, that a process of converting ordinary passports to biometric passports is underway and throughout 2014.
In this context, it is recommended from all our citizens to make arrangements to obtain the birth certificate 12S and apply for the biometric passport now, without waiting for the expiration of their ordinary passport.
Monday 09 December 2013 Communiqué
Joint press release of the Ministry of Interior and Local Authorities and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Algeria.
Thursday 05 September 2013 Communiqué