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Services to Australians: Consular & Australian Passports

These pages are to assist Australians visiting Malaysia. A passport with more than six (6) months validity remaining is required for all persons entering Malaysia.

The Australian High Commission continues to provide consular assistance for Australians in Malaysia.

If you need urgent assistance, please call 603 - 21465555 (select option 2), or in the event the Australian High Commission is unavailable, please contact the 24-hour consular emergency helpline on +61 2 6261 3305. Further consular contact information can be found here:


Contact details for enquiries

Australian High Commission in Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 603 - 21465555 (option 2)
Tel: 603 - 21465575 (direct line operation 8:30am - 4:30pm)
Fax: 603 - 21415773
Email: [email protected]

Alternate 24-hour consular emergency helpline if the Australian High Commission in Kuala Lumpur is unavailable:
Tel: +61 2 6261 3305

After Hours Consular and Passports Assistance:
Australian Citizens  who require urgent consular and passport assistance after normal working hours may call +603 2145 5555 (within Malaysia) to be directed to the Consular Emergency Centre in Australia.  

Please note:

Honorary Consul offices in Kota Kinabalu, Kuching and Penang can accept submission of Australian passport applications and provide limited consular assistance.  

Honorary Consul offices cannot perform Notarial Services, including certification of documents, witnessing of signatures, etc.  These services can only be performed at the Australian High Commission in Kuala Lumpur.   

Honorary Consul offices do not assist in immigration, visa or Australian citizenship enquiries. Please see the contact details of the visa and migration section here.

I. Australian Honorary Consul, Kota Kinabalu
Lot 01-05, 11th Floor, Jubili Tower, 53 Jalan Gaya, 88000 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah.
Tel: 6088 267 151
Fax: 6088 266 509
Email: [email protected]

II. Australian Honorary Consul, Kuching
Block E, No.39, Level 2
Taman Sri Sarawak Mall
Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman
93100 Kuching.
Tel:  6019 898 9787
Email: [email protected]

III. Australian Honorary Consul, Penang
 Level 3, 111, Jalan Macalister,10400 Penang.
Tel: 604 226 8955
Fax: 604 228 3366
Email: [email protected]


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