The Australian Consulate in Chiang Mai for Northern Thailand is headed by an Honorary Consul.

Explore the “MENU” to find out about “Australian Consulate” & information. Australian passport applications & renewals can be lodged in Chiang Mai. Below are contact details and a link to answers for frequently asked questions.

The Consul is an expat Aussie, retired Canadian mountie, well-traveled soul and gentleman of leisure who is wandering life’s path & enjoying it’s experiences & a life less ordinary.   You can see Musings of my life’s yesterdays and today” on this site.



The Consulate for Northern Thailand supports the Australian Embassy in the consular district, provides some consular assistance to Australians, promotes and strengthens the Australian-Thailand bilateral relationships and participates in the Consular Corps of Northern Thailand. Consulate hours of normal operation:

Monday to Thursday – 09:00 am – 12:00 noon – Closed – Friday, Saturday, Sunday & public holidays – Visits are by appointment only

For consular information and before visiting please make contact with the consulate:  Phone: 091 857 6996, (business hours only) or Email: or

Out of Hours Assistance

For urgent After/Out Of Hours consular assistance – Phone the Embassy on 02 344 6300 and, (if it is after Embassy hours), select option 1 to be transferred to the Consular Emergency Center in Australia. If your call is not transferred, you can call the Emergency Center on +61 2 6261 3305 (call charges apply).

Consular Services & Answers to Frequent Questions

Click here for information

Other Consulate Website – You can also refer to information on an associated consulate website –  “Australian Consulate Chiang Mai Website

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Australian Activities in Chiang Mai

Australia Showcase Pavilion – Our pavilion was on display from 22 June to 1 July 2018 at the Chiang Mai Exhibition and Convention Center. See this website for more.

Australia Day – 26 January – click for 2019 event information.  You can see last years happenings – Here for 2018 activity

Anzac Day – 25 April – see here for 2018 activity

My Personal Pages

MUSING OF MY LIFE; YESTERDAYS AND TODAY – The other aspect of this website is a look at my personal life & experiences. It covers my journey as a well-traveled soul.  See the menu for links to insights about my earlier life – in Canada, Australia and now Thailand.

My Life Path