Australian Embassy
Italy, San Marino, Albania, Libya

Services for Australians


Services for Australians Overseas

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Notice

*** We now advise all Australians to reconsider any non-essential overseas travel at this time, due to the health risks from the COVID-19 pandemic and the significant disruptions to global travel***

The Embassy wants to provide a safe environment for both staff and visitors and we ask that everyone adhere to the advice of local authorities. In support of host government protocols in place, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Australian Embassy in Rome has decided to postpone all non-urgent appointments until further notice.

If you have a passport, notarial or consular emergency, please email the Embassy on [email protected] or call us on +39 06 852721. Please only call/email us if you need to travel urgently within the next two months. For urgent consular assistance after hours please contact +61 2 6261 3305 from overseas, or 1300 555 135 from within Australia. For general information, please visit

Passport applications and notarial services

How to book an appointment for passport and consular services

Appointment bookings are required for passport applications and notarial services.  Clients without an appointment will only be seen in exceptional circumstances.   Appointments can be booked here


What we can and cannot do

Assisting Australians overseas within limits.


Travel information for Australians

Get the latest travel advisories and other traveller hints from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.




All Australian citizens must lodge their passport application in person. Please note that child applications should be lodged in person by a parent or person with parental responsibility for the child. The parent or person lodging the application is not required to be an Australian citizen, but will need to bring photographic proof of their own identity to the appointment.

All passport applications lodged overseas will incur an additional fee. The overseas surcharge will not apply to emergency passport applications.

Additional information may be found at or by selecting one of the links below:


Please set an appointment for the consular or passport services you require.


Living in Country 


Returning to Australia

Handy information for Australians or residents returning from a holiday or moving back to Australia.