Head of Mission
Mr Arthur Spyrou, Ambassador
The Australian Embassy in Athens is also accredited to Bulgaria and Romania.
The Embassy is staffed by an Ambassador and officers from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
The Austrade office in Poland is responsible for markets in Central and South East Europe including Greece, Hungary, Romania, Croatia and Serbia.
A non-resident Defence Attache is based in Madrid.
The Embassy in Athens is open for telephone and email enquiries from 8:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday except for public holidays.
Passport interviews and notarial services are offered on an appointment only basis - see Passport Services – Appointment System
Public holidays 2020
The Embassy will be closed on:
01 January - New Year's Day
06 January - Epiphany
02 March - Ash Monday
25 March - Independence Day
17 April - Good Friday
20 April - Easter Monday
01 May - Labour Day
08 June - Queen's Birthday / Holy Spirit Monday
28 October - National Anniversary Day - Ochi Day
25 December - Christmas Day
28 December - Additional ACT Public Holiday
29 December - Additional DFAT Holiday
30 December - Additional DFAT Holiday
31 December - Additional DFAT Holiday
There are currently no vacancies at the Australian Embassy in Athens.