Legalisation of documents issued by Australian authorities to be used in Vietnam

Saturday - 22/02/2020 19:30


1/ Requirements for documents to be legalized:


- Documents issued by Australian authorities to be recognized and used in Viet Nam;


- Documents was authenticated by the office of Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Australia (DFAT) in every State; 


- Sample of seal and signature of DFAT official was introduced to the Embassy of Viet Nam;

- Documents are qualified for legalization or are not exempted from legalization; 


2/ Dossier consists of:


- Cover letter (download here);


- Documents which was already authenticated by the following Offices of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Australia (or State Office in each state).


- Copy of your passport or your driver license. 


- A return self-addressed envelope (express or registered).


- Fee in AUD (by bank cheque or Money Order payable to "Consulate General of Vietnam in Sydney"). If you bring in person to the Consulate, then you can pay by credit card or cash.


3/ Processing time 02 working days from the date of receiving sufficient documents.


For further information, please contact our Consulate:



Address: Suite 205, Level 2, Edgecliff Centre, 203-233 New South Head Road, Edgecliff, NSW 2027, Australia

Phone: 02 93271912 /02 93272539 / 02 93261129 / 02 03261202

Fax: 02 93281653


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Postal address: PO BOX 732, Edgecliff, NSW 2027