About the Australian High Commission in Tonga
Head of Mission
The High Commission will be open from 8.30am to 5.00 pm Mondays to Fridays, except for public holidays.
The Visa office (Australian Visa Application Centre) at the corner of Salote/Taufa\'ahau Rds is open from 9.00am to 5.00pm Mondays to Fridays, except for public holidays. No visa information is available at the High Commission office.
Direct Aid Program (DAP)
Does your organisation have a project proposal that will improve the lives of many Tongans, for under 8,000 pa\'anga?
Simply submit your DAP application at the front counter of the Australian High Commission, and we will respond when an outcome has been determined.
Development Cooperation Programs -
Please click here for more information on our Development Cooperation Programs, as well as information on our Direct Aid Program (DAP) and the Scholarship Programs.
Public holidays - 2017
The Australian High Commission will be closed on the following days:
Public Holidays 2018
01 January - New Year’s Day
26 January - Australia Day
30 March - Good Friday
02 April - Easter Monday
25 April - ANZAC Day
04 June - Emancipation Day
04 July - King’s Birthday
17 September - Crown Prince’s birthday
05 November - Constitution Day
03 December - Tupou the First birthday
25 December - Christmas Day
26 December - Boxing Day
27 December - Additional DFAT Holiday
28 December - Additional DFAT Holiday