Australian High Commission
High Commission Address: Constitution Ave and Ispahani Road, Diplomatic Enclave No. 1, Sector G-5/4, ISLAMABAD - Telephone: +92 51 835 5500 - Fax: +92 51 282 0112


Australia in PakistanAustralian High Commissioner in Pakistan


What's New!

The Australian Government has implemented tough border protection measures to combat maritime people smuggling and protect Australia’s borders. Anyone seeking to illegally enter Australia by boat will never make Australia home. The Australian Government has changed the rules for refugee resettlement from Indonesia. Asylum seekers who register with UNHCR in Indonesia on or after 1 July 2014 will not be considered for resettlement in Australia.

Operation Sovereign Borders

NO WAY - You will not make Australia home, if you get on a boat without a visa.

OSB Key Messages

Please visit Operation Sovereign Borders  and Counter People Smuggling Communication page for further information.

Travel Advice

The Travel Advisory for Pakistan has been reviewed and reissued on Friday, 20 March 2015

This Advice was last issued on Friday, 20 March 2015. Militants may mount attacks in the lead-up to and on occasions of national or commemorative significance, such as Pakistan National Day (23 March), the storming of the Red Mosque in Islamabad by government troops (which occurred in July 2007) and Independence Day (14 August). The level of the advice has not changed. We continue to strongly advise Australians to reconsider their need to travel to Pakistan.

Further information is in the travel advice for Pakistan and our travel bulletin available at

Read the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade's current travel advice for Pakistan.

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Are you an Australian visiting or living in Pakistan?

If so, are you registered with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade? It is in the interests of all Australians in Pakistan to register.

Registration allows consular staff to contact you in the event of an emergency such as a natural disaster or a terrorist attack. Any details provided are kept confidential and only used in the event of an emergency. 


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