Bangladesh


Service locations

​The Department's office in Dhaka manages visa and citizenship services for clients in Bangladesh.  It has a Service Delivery Partner agreement with VFS Global to provide Australian visa lodgement services in Bangladesh through an Australian Visa Application Centre (AVAC). 

More information about visa and lodgement is available. ​

Service Delivery Partner - VFS Global

Dhaka

Dhaka
Summary

​This Service Delivery Partner (SDP) is a commercial company working in partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application lodgement
  • application tracking
  • return of decisions/passports.

Biometrics Collection
Biometrics are collected from visa applicants in this location. Applicants need to attend the Australian Visa Application Centre (AVAC) in person to lodge their application and provide their biometrics. A 10-digit fingerprint scan and a facial photograph will be collected.

Street address

Australian Visa Application Centre
Delta Life Towers, 4th Floor
Plot 37, Road 45 & 90
Gulshan North Commercial Area
Dhaka
Bangladesh​

Counter hours
9 am to 1 pm and 2 pm to 4 pm Sunday to Thursday Information, form collection and additional documents submission

9 am to 12 noon and 2 pm to 4 pm Sunday to Thursday Application lodgement

4 pm to 5 pm Sunday to Thursday Passport and document collection
Telephone

8802 882 5973

9 am to 1 pm and 2 pm to 4 pm Sunday to Thursday

Electronic contact
Email address: info.ausbd@vfshelpline.com.
Website
http://www.vfs-au.com.bd
Additional information
The Department processing post is Dhaka.

Australian High Commission

Dhaka

Dhaka
Summary

This office provides immigration and visa services to clients in Bangladesh.

Street address

Australian High Commission in Bangladesh
184 Gulshan Avenue
Gulshan 2
Dhaka – 1212
Bangladesh

Postal address
As above

For information on mailing or couriering applications
See: Visa Information and Lodgement
Counter hours
8.30 am to 11 am Wednesday only
Note: At all other times, counter access is only by appointments scheduled through VFS
Telephone
8802 881 3105
Fax
8802 881 1124
Electronic contact
Email address: immigration.dhaka@dfat.gov.au
Website
http://www.bangladesh.embassy.gov.au
Additional information

​Payment information

Demand and bank draft

Payment can be by demand draft obtained from any branch of the Standard Chartered Bank or by bank draft purchased at the BRAC Bank counter at the Australian Visa Application Centre (AVAC)  in Dhaka. Drafts are to be made payable to the 'Australian High Commission'.​

Cash

Cash​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ is not accepted.

Citizenship

Applications for Citizenship by Descent can be lodged at this office or at an Australian Visa Application Centre​ in Bangladesh.


Applications for Australian citizenship general eligibility and other situations, and applications to resume or renounce (give up) Australian citizenship should be lodged at the Canberra office in Australian Capital Territory​.

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Panel physician

Dhaka

Dr. Wahab's Medical Centre
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

House 3
Road 12
Baridhara, Dhaka

Telephone

+880 2 985 5953
+880 2 882 7553

Fax

+880 2 882 6069

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Abdul Wahab

Green Crescent Health Services
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

House 29
Sarwadi Avenue
Baridhara, Dhaka

Telephone

+880 2 881 7335
+880 2 986 2384
+880 2 881 0486

Fax

+880 2 882 9523

Electronic contact

gchsmed@optimaxbd.net

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Lina S Parveen Hoq

International Organisation of Migration (IOM)
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

Health Assessment Clinic - Prescription Point
Third floor, House 105, Road 12,
Block E, Banani
Dhaka 1213

Telephone

+880 171 306 7840
+880 171 348 1798

Fax

+880 2 881 7701

Electronic contact

DhakaHA@iom.int

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr A K M Mushfiqur Rahman Faruq
Dr Anup Kanti Das

Police Check

Bangladesh

Bangladesh
Street address

BANGLADESH

Additional information

Relevant document: ‘Police Clearance Certificate’.
Resident citizens: To apply, contact your local police station.
Resident citizens provide: the authorities will advise what information/ which documents should be provided when you apply.
Resident non-citizens: To apply, contact the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) in Dhaka.
Resident non-citizens provide: the authorities will advise what information/ which documents should be provided when you apply.
Non-resident citizens: To apply, contact the local police station in Bangladesh through a relative or friend or the nearest Bangladeshi embassy or consulate.
Non-resident citizens provide: the authorities will advise what information/ which documents should be provided when you apply.
Non-resident non-citizens: To apply, write to the MFA or approach your nearest Bangladeshi mission, which will forward the request to MFA in Dhaka.
Non-resident non-citizens provide: a photograph plus full personal details including your addresses when living in Bangladesh.

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