Can I apply Vietnam visa through Vietnam embassy in Brisbane?

Unfortunately, there is currently no Vietnam Embassy in Brisbane, therefore, Brisbane’s citizens now have 2 ways of getting Vietnam visa. The first option is applying for Vietnam Visa on arrival at (one service under, the other one is applying for visa at Vietnam Embassy in Australia.

Getting Vietnam Embassy Visa

This is the traditional way to obtain a Vietnam visa, if you plan to enter Vietnam by sea or land, this way will be recommended to you. In Australia, there are now 3 offices of Vietnam Embassy: one in Canberra, the others in New South Wales and Perth. Embassy of Vietnam is Sydney is the most convenient for those staying in Brisbane. The address of 3 offices are as follow:

  • Embassy of Vietnam in Canberra – Australia

Address: 6 Timbarra Cres., Malley Canberra, ACT 2606, Australia

Tel: (612) 6286 6059 / (612) 6290 1549

Consular: 6290 1556

Fax: (612) 6286 4534

  • Consulate General of Vietnam in Perth, Australia

Address: 8th Floor, No.16, St.Georges Terrace, Perth WA 6000

Phone: (+61) 8 9221 1158

Fax: (+61) 8 9225 6881

Email: [email protected] | [email protected]

  • Consulate General of Vietnam in Sydney – Australia

Address: 8th Floor, No.16, St.Georges Terrace, Perth WA 6000

PO Box: 732, Edgecliff, N.S.W 2027

Tel: 02 93271912/ 0293272539

Fax: 02 93281653

Getting VOA Vietnam (Vietnam Visa On Arrival) 

Visa on arrival: If you plan to travel to Vietnam by air, it is really convenient to get Vietnam Visa On Arrival. As compared to visa application at Vietnam Embassy, online procedures on is much more simpler. There are 2 steps including:

  • Fill in application form with required information comprising full name, date of birth, passport number, and date of arrival, etc. After that, Visa approval Letter will be sent to you by Immigration Department. Please, make sure to fill in all correct information.
  • Make payment: Use OnePay/PayPal or Western Union online payment gateways to pay for service fee no longer than 5 minutes to complete visa application.

The total cost for service contain:

  • Visa service fee: this is paid for
  • Stamping fee: this is paid for Custom officer at international airports in Vietnam.

The service fee will depend on the types of visa, the length of time, and number of applicants/passengers.


  • In normal circumstances, it will take 2 working days for you to get Visa Approval Letter from Immigration Department through mail. In urgent cases, Approval Letter will be sent to you within 1 day. Remember to print it out with entry and exit form.
  • Showing your visa approval letter, passport, 02 photos, application form (filled out) and stamping fee to get your visa stamped.
  • If you want to fill in your information offline, you can download it here, and fill in your information and send to our email at [email protected]. After that, reply mail and payment link will be sent to you to make payment.