Kuwait Embassy Australia Address and Contact Number

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The Embassy of the state of Kuwait in Australia was formed on 31/1/2002 and its office is located in Canberra, Australia. This also serves as the Kuwait Embassy for New Zealand also. Since the State of Kuwait obtained it’s Independence in 1961 Kuwait and the Commonwealth of Australia has established a very strong bilateral relationship both in terms of cultural & financial sources. Kuwait a small country situated in the northern part of the Arabian Peninsula is the 2nd largest Oil producing country in the world. With its strong economic growth and influence in the decision making OPEC it was important for Australia to maintain a very healthy and controversy free relationship with Kuwait.

Services


Australia had already an Embassy in Kuwait as early as 1974. This was due to the safeguard of huge influx of Australian citizens working in Kuwait especially in the Oil Industry. Since the turn of the millennium there have been an increased number of Kuwaiti youngsters coming to Australia to make use of the high standard of education facilities available in Australia as well as New Zealand. So the need of an Embassy in the region became a necessity in order to meet the amenities required for the students staying in Australia. Hence the formation of the Embassy was done.

The Embassy also provides services for obtaining visas for people to come to Kuwait for various purposes. Different forms of visas like visit (period of stay is 1 month), transit visa (period of stay is 7 days) which are mainly for tourist purposes. Those people who need to stay in Kuwait for a longer period require a residence permit known as Iqama. Australian and New Zealand citizens can obtain visit or transit visas upon arrival in Kuwait. The Embassy is the main source of guidance for Kuwaiti citizens visiting Australia or New Zealand for tourism, education or business.

Functions


One of the most important functions of Kuwait Embassy is the regulation of the trade, financial investments, Consulate matters, Education and Tourism etc. between Kuwait, Australia and New Zealand. The main Imports to Kuwait from these countries are cattle meat, milk, cars etc. and the main exports from Kuwait to these countries are oil etc.

Achievements


One of the main achievements of Kuwait Embassy is the establishment of Kuwaiti Cultural Office in Canberra Australia. The main objective of the Cultural Office is the overview of educational and financial affairs of prospective or current Kuwaiti students studying in Australia and New Zealand. The cultural responsibility of the Office is to strengthen the academic and cultural relationships between of Australia & New Zealand and Kuwait by organized visits, meeting, exchange of science, art, education and culture through documentation, publications etc. The student responsibility of the Office is Supervision as well as organizing the important needs of the Kuwaiti Students and also validating their education, degrees and diplomas.

The Administration & Financial responsibilities are the budgeting and payment of fees of students as well as their medical & allowance also. Embassy of Kuwait through its various philanthropic activities has been a safe Haven for the Kuwaiti citizens residing in Australia & New Zealand.

Working Hours


From 09:00 AM until 16:00 PM (Monday - Friday)
09:00 AM - 04:00PM from Monday - Friday

Contact Information


Secretariat Ambassador - Ambassador Secretary: canberra.sec@mofa.gov.kw
E - Consular - Consulates: canberra.con@mofa.gov.kw

Address of Kuwait Embassy Australia

The address of Kuwait Embassy Australia is 5, Callemonda, Rise O'Malley ACT 2606, PO Box 26 Woden ACT 2606, Canberra - Australia.

Contact Number of Kuwait Embassy Australia

The contact number of Kuwait Embassy Australia is +(02) 62867777.

Email Address of Kuwait Embassy Australia

The email address of Kuwait Embassy Australia is kuwaitcan_2002@yahoo.com.au.

Website of Kuwait Embassy Australia

The Website of Kuwait Embassy Australia is www.kuwaitemb-australia.com.

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