Australian Consulate-General
Noumea, New Caledonia
French Polynesia, Wallis and Futuna

Consular Services, including Travel Advice and Registration of Australians abroad

Consular Services

The Australian Consulate-General in Noumea provides a range of consular services to Australian citizens. The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) sets out the standard of service in the Consular Services Charter. The Charter signifies DFAT's commitment to providing effective, prompt and courteous consular services, delivered in an equitable way, to all Australians in need as well as clarifying the limits to consular services.

In French Polynesia, The Australian Honorary Consul in Papeete provides consular assistance to Australian citizens.

Travel advice

See the latest travel advisories and other traveller hints from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, at , including advice on New Caledonia and French Polynesia.

On-line registration for Australians overseas

We encourage all Australian citizens living or travelling overseas to register their details with us on-line.

Personal information provided to the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) is protected by law, including the Privacy Act 1988. DFAT’s privacy policy, the Consular Service Charter and the Consular Privacy Collection Statement are available on line. Personal Information may be used by us to provide consular assistance.


Australian Consulate-General, Noumea: ph. +687 27 24 14 (follow the prompts).

The office is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm (except public holidays). Outside of these hours, calls are redirected to a 24h emergency call centre in Australia. The 24h emergency centre call may also be contacted outside of Australia directly by phone on +61 2 6261 3305 or by SMS at +61 421 269 080, or within Australia on 1300 555 135.