Australian High Commission
Kingdom of Tonga

About us

About the Australian High Commission in Tonga

Head of Mission

Australian High Commissioner to Tonga

Contact information

Australian High Commission address and contact numbers

Opening hours

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?

If so, then please consider applying for DAP. More information can be found here

Public holidays - 2020

The Australian High Commission will be closed on the following days:
01 January - New Year's Day
27 January - Australia Day
10 April - Good Friday
13 April - Easter Monday
08 June - Emancipation Day (in Lieu) and Queen's Birthday
04 July - King's Birthday
17 September - Crown Prince’s Birthday 
05 October - Labour Day
02 November - Tonga National Day 
07 December - King Tupou I Day
25 December - Christmas Day
28 December - Additional DFAT Holiday
29 December - Additional DFAT Holiday
30 December - Additional DFAT Holiday
31 December - Additional DFAT Holiday