The Australian Consulate for Northern Thailand in Chiang Mai is operated by an Honorary Consul. Explore the “MENU” to find  “Consulate information”. Below find contact details and a link for answers to frequently asked questions.

The Consul is an expat Aussie, retired Canadian Mountie & well-traveled soul wandering life’s path. Now a gentleman of leisure, he is enjoying the experiences of a life less ordinary.   Explore my Musings of life’s yesterdays and today” as well.



The Consulate for Northern Thailand supports the Australian Embassy, Bangkok, across the consular district, it provides some consular assistance to Australians, also promotes and strengthens the Australian-Thailand bilateral relationships and participates in the Consular Corps of Northern Thailand.

Consulate normally operates – 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 contact the consulate:  Phone: 091 857 6996, (business hours only) or Email: – or –

Out of Hours Assistance

For After Hours/Out Of Hours consular assistance – Phone the Bangkok Embassy on 02 344 6300 – or – (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 Consular Emergency Center on +61 2 6261 3305 (call charges apply). For non-urgent matters you can contact the Embassy Consular Section by email –

Consular Services & Answers to Frequent Questions

Find more information on Consular Outreach program, notarial services, passport applications, Australian visa & citizenship matters and other frequent questions by:

Click here for more information  –

Passport applications & renewals can be lodged at the Consulate in Chiang Mai with an appointment. Notarial Services can not be provided by the Chiang Mai Consulate. Notarial services are available at the Embassy in Bangkok, with an appointment.

Alternate Website – You can also refer to information provided on –  “Australian Consulate Chiang Mai


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My Personal Pages


The other aspect of this website is a journey of a life less ordinary through sharing my personal experiences.  See the menu to explore my earlier life – in Canada, Australia and now Thailand.  This is a link to overview my journey: My Life Path

Here is a new website – “My Happy Snaps” – it is a work in progress – a photo-journal of my experiences in Thailand.

Australian Events – Chiang Mai

Australia Day – 26 January – Have a look at 2019 events in Chiang Mai. You can also check out last years happenings –  2018 activity

Anzac Day – 25 April – The dawn service in Chiang Mai was well attended this year. We were lucky to have 6 members of the Royal Australian Navy assigned to support the remembrance day  – see 2019 in pictures.