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 ex-pat Aussie, retired Canadian Mountie & well-traveled soul wandering life’s path. Now a gentleman of leisure, he enjoys the experiences of a life less ordinary. Explore “Musings of life’s yesterdays and today” .
Regarding letters of extension for Thai Visa’s – can only be issued by the Embassy Bangkok – see this Embassy webpage
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The Consulate for Northern Thailand supports the Australian Embassy Bangkok across the consular district. It provides some consular assistance to Australians, promotes and strengthens the Australian-Thailand bilateral relationships and participates in the Consular Corps of Northern Thailand.
Hours – Monday to Thursday – 09:00 am – 12:00 noon
Visits – are by appointment only.
Closed – Friday, Saturday, Sunday & public holidays
For consular information and before visiting – please contact the consulate: Phone: 091 857 6996, (business hours only) or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org – or – email@example.com
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 – firstname.lastname@example.org
Consular Services & Answers to Frequent Questions
More information – Consular Outreach program, notarial services, passport applications, Australian visa & citizenship matters, and other frequent questions:
Passport applications & renewals – can be lodged at the Consulate in Chiang Mai with an appointment, normally on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
Notarial Services (such as witnesses signatures, certified copies, etc) can not be provided by the Chiang Mai Consulate. Notarial services are only available at the Embassy in Bangkok, with an appointment.
Alternate Website – You can also refer to the information provided on – “Australian Consulate Chiang Mai“
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MUSING OF MY LIFE; YESTERDAYS AND TODAY
The other aspect of this website highlights my journey through a life less ordinary by sharing some of my personal experiences. Through the menu explore my earlier life – in Canada, Australia and now Thailand. This is an overview of the journey: My Life Path
Australian Events – Chiang Mai
Australia Day – 26 January – Chiang Mai 2020
CANCELLED – Anzac Day Dawn Service – 25 April 2020 – This years dawn service hosted by the International House of Praise has been cancelled – see this post.