Australian Embassy


Retention of Vietnamese Citizenship

If you are a Vietnamese citizen residing in Australia, and you do not have a valid Vietnamese passport, you should obtain a new passport from the Vietnamese Embassy/Consulate by 30 June 2014. If you do not, you may lose your Vietnamese citizenship from 1 July 2014.

The Embassy of Socialist Republic of Vietnam in Australia, and the Vietnamese Ministry of Justice provide information online at:

For further information, the Vietnamese community in Australia can contact the Embassy of Socialist Republic of Vietnam in Australia:

6 Timbarra Crescent O'Malley ACT 2606
Telephone: (61-2) 6286 6059 (EXT: 101/102); Direct line: (61-2) 6286 8465/ 62865660
Fax: 61-2-6286 4534
Email: or