Vietnam Immigration Status of the Australian passport holder:

All Australian passport holders visiting Vietnam on leisure trip regardless of length of their stay in the country. The very first option to obtain a valid tourist Vietnam visa for the Australian citizens is applying a Vietnam Visa on Arrival which has been preferred by a lot of travelers around the world for its convenience, simplicity, fast processing and time saving.

The Australian passport holders are allowed to enter Vietnam through any of 5 international airports in Hanoi, Hai Phong, Da Nang, Khanh Hoa and Ho Chi Minh City with this option.

Or, they can apply visa at Vietnam Embassy by themselves at the country nearest to them.

There are two applying options for those who have the Australian passport to enter Vietnam:

Apply Visa On Arrival to Vietnam

Vietnam Visa On Arrival is effective for citizens who are living far away from the Vietnamese Embassies and do not want to lose the issues (passport, money or documents) by postal mail.

Visa Administrative Institution: Vietnam Immigration Department

Processing time: 1 - 2 working days. In emergent case, you can get visa in 30 minutes.

Required Documents:  No documents needed

How to apply: fill the form online at here Apply visa, wait for a confirmation Letter in a few minutes details when you will get the Vietnam Visa Approval Letter. Print your approval letter and take it with your trip. Besides, prepare also your passport + 2 photos + stamping fees Visa fees get visa stamp at Vietnamese airport.

Apply visa at Vietnam Embassy in Australia

If the Australian passport holders want to apply visa at Vietnam Embassy, they should to know that:

Visa administrative Institution: Vietnam Embassy

Processing time: depends on you how fast you need. But for sure, you should make a call to Vietnam Embassy for details.

Required Documents: passport, money and 1 new envelope with stamp on it and your exact home address in order to avoid losing issues.

How to apply: please take a look at contact information of Vietnam Embassy below

Vietnam Embassy in Australia


Address: 6 Timbarra Crescent, O’Malley, ACT, 2606, Australia
Phone: (612) 6286 6059
Fax: (612) 6286 4534
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Address: Suite 205, level 2, Edgecliff Centre 203 – 233 New South Head Road, Edgecliff, NSW 2027
Phone: (612) 9327 2539
Fax: (612) 6286 4534



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Phone: (+61) 8 9221 1158
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