Head of Mission
Mr Arthur Spyrou, 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.
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 2021
The Embassy will be closed on:
01 January - New Year's Day
15 March - Clean Monday
25 March - Independence Day
30 April - Orthodox Good Friday
03 May - Orthodox Easter Monday
04 May - Labour Day - in lieu
31 May - Reconciliation Day
21 June - Whit Monday
28 October - National Anniversary Day - Ochi Day
27 December - Christmas Day - in lieu
28 December - Boxing Day - in lieu
29 December - DFAT Holiday
30 December - DFAT Holiday
31 December - DFAT Holiday
There are currently no vacancies at the Australian Embassy in Athens.