Head of Mission
Ms Alison Duncan, Ambassador
The Australian Embassy in Athens is also accredited to Bulgaria and Romania.
The Embassy is staffed by an Ambassador and officers from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
For assistance with visas and migration to Australia contact Home Affairs, Australian Embassy, Berlin (for residents in Greece) or Home Affairs, Australian Embassy, Belgrade (for residents in Bulgaria or Romania). The Australian Embassy in Athens is unable to provide you with detailed information.
The Austrade office in Poland is responsible for markets in Central and South East Europe including Greece, Hungary, Romania, Croatia and Serbia.
A non-resident Defence Attache is based in Madrid.
The Embassy in Athens is open for telephone and email enquiries from 8:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday except for public holidays.
Passport interviews and notarial services are offered on an appointment only basis - see Passport Services – Appointment System
Public holidays 2024
The Embassy will be closed on:
Mon 1 January - New Year’s Day
Mon 18 March - Orthodox Ash Monday
Mon 25 March - Independence Day
Fri 03 May - Orthodox Good Friday
Mon 06 May - Orthodox Easter Monday
Tue 07 May - Labour Day (Greek)
Mon 24 June - Whit Monday
Thu 15 August - Assumption Day
Mon 28 October - National Day (Ochi Day)
Wed 25 December - Christmas Day
Thu 26 December - Boxing Day
Fri 27 December - DFAT Holiday
Mon 30 December - DFAT Holiday
Tue 31 December - DFAT Holiday