Passport and Notarial Appointments
Click here to set your passport or notarial appointment for the Australian Embassy in Rome. Appointment bookings are required for passport applications and for notarial services. This calendar is only for appointments at the Australian Embassy in Rome.
For passport or notarial appointments at the Australian Consulate-General in Milan please call +39 02 7767 4200 or email Australian-Consulate-General-Milan@austrade.gov.au.
Please note that the Australian Embassy in Rome will accept payments by credit card or debit card only. It will no longer be possible to make payments in cash. All credit and debit cards, except American Express, will be accepted.
Passport interviews in Padova - 27 February
Staff from the Australian-Consulate General in Milan will be in Padova on 27 February to receive passport applications. Appointments must be scheduled in advance by calling +39 335326389 or sending an email to email@example.com .
Our sincere thanks to everyone who has contacted us offering messages of support, condolence and solidarity around the devastating bushfires in Australia. For further information about the current bushfire situation, donating to bushfire relief, fundraisers, and offers of assistance, please see below.
Concerns for friends and family in Australia
Your local Embassy or Consulate in Australia: if you are concerned about the safety of an Italian, San Marinese, Albanian or Libyan citizen travelling in Australia, please contact your relevant Embassy or Consulate in Australia.
Australian Red Cross – ‘Register.Find.Reunite’: This service registers, finds and reunites family, friends and loved ones after an emergency - https://register.redcross.org.au
Details on the current bushfire situation
For information about the current bushfire situation, please visit the relevant state or territory emergency management website:
- New South Wales: www.emergency.nsw.gov.au
- Victoria: www.emv.vic.gov.au
- Queensland: www.disaster.qld.gov.au/Pages/default.aspx
- Western Australia: https://semc.wa.gov.au
- South Australia: www.safecom.sa.gov.au/site/emergency_management.jsp
- Tasmania: www.dpac.tas.gov.au/divisions/osem
- Northern Territory: https://nt.gov.au/emergency
- Australian Capital Territory: https://esa.act.gov.au
Bushfire relief donations
We have received a large number of enquires asking about organisations that are receiving donations. We are not aware of any Italian charities accepting donations. The following Australian charities are accepting donations for bushfire relief:
- Australian Red Cross: www.redcross.org.au
- The Salvation Army: www.salvationarmy.org.au
- St Vincent de Paul: www.vinnies.org.au
- NSW Rural Fire Service: www.rfs.nsw.gov.au
- Country Fire Association of Victoria: www.cfa.vic.gov.au
- South Australia Country Fire Service: www.cfsfoundation.org.au
- Wires (injured animals): www.wires.org.au
Offers of assistance
The Australian Government continues to receive offers of assistance from the global community, domestic organisations, groups and individuals. These requests are being worked through in close consultation with the states and territories to determine the best options to support our emergency service personnel and fire-affected communities.
Australia-EU trade agreement
Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, The Hon Steven Ciobo MP, welcomes the agreement to open negotiations for an Australia-EU trade agreement. Read more...
Direct Aid Program in Albania
For information on the Australian Embassy in Rome's funding for three Direct Aid Program (DAP) projects in Albania for 2018-19, read the press release...
For general information on DFAT's DAP Program read the DAP factsheet.
Launch of Italian Alumni Honour Roll
The Australian Embassy and the Australian Trade Commission (Austrade) are pleased to launch the Italian Alumni Honour Roll to recognise the achievements of Italian alumni who have studied in Australia and the important contribution they have made to strengthening the ties between our two countries. Australia greatly values the significant contribution our international alumni make to our community, our bilateral relations and our people-to-people linkages. The honour roll contains a collection of interviews with talented Italian alumni, to recognise their achievements and to share their experiences.