Australian Consulate-General
New Caledonia, Wallis and Futuna

Australian Consulate-General in Noumea


About the Australian Consulate-General in New Caledonia

The Australian Consulate-General in Noumea is Australia’s official diplomatic mission in New Caledonia. The Consul-General is also accredited to Wallis and Futuna and is the representative to the Pacific Community (SPC).

In French Polynesia, the Australian Consulate-General in Papeete is Australia’s official diplomatic representation and we work closely with the Papeete mission.

The Australian Consulate-General in Noumea works closely with the Australian Embassy in Paris, the French High Commission in New Caledonia and the Government of New Caledonia, as well as with the French State and territorial services in Wallis and Futuna.


Consul-General of Australia


Ms Annelise Young

Ms Young is a career officer with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and has previously served overseas in Jakarta and Noumea. In Canberra, Ms Young has served as an Adviser to the Foreign Minister and worked on a range of foreign and economic policy issues with a focus on Southeast Asia, as well as in the private sector. She holds a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Sydney, and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the Australian National University.


Other diplomats 

Deputy Consul-General
Mr Rohan Pankhania-MacDonald

Mr Shane Douglas

Ms Caitlin Devereux


List of former heads of post


Assistance to Canadian Citizens

Under the Consular Sharing Agreement with Canada, the Australian Consulate-General in Noumea can provide some assistance to Canadian citizens in New Caledonia and Wallis-and-Futuna.

In French Polynesia, assistance to Canadian citizens is provided by the Australian Consulate-General in Papeete.

The Consular Sharing Agreement with Canada does not extend to assistance to foreign nationals seeking information on visas-immigration or entry-exit conditions to Canada



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