Australian Embassy

Visiting Australia

Visiting Australia

There’s nothing like Australia!

Discover why there’s nothing like Australia, with Tourism Australia. Check out a wide range of travel information and planning tools including over 2000 images, a currency converter, daily weather updates, interactive maps, suggested holiday itineraries and holiday deals. The Australian Government also offers useful information for tourists and about Australia.


Visas and Immigration

All travellers, except Australian citizens, must obtain a visa or travel authority before travelling to Australia.


Know before you go

Read the Guide for Travellers to learn about what to expect when you arrive in Australia, including what items you can and cannot bring into Australia. Also discover duty-free concessions and what items must be declared for inspection and what cannot be mailed to Australia. To learn more, read about Australia’s customs and border protection, biosecurity and aviation security measures.


Tourist Refund Scheme

The Tourist Refund Scheme enables you to claim a refund, subject to certain conditions, of the goods and services tax (GST) and wine equalisation tax (WET) that you pay on goods you buy in Australia.


Foreign Embassies and Consulates

Need to contact your own government? Find your nearest embassy or consulate in Australia.


Planning to stay a while?

Learn more about the information and services provided by federal and state Australian governments, including in relation to citizenship, health, migrant settlement, working conditions and buying a home.



There are a number of good online sites to start looking for a job in Australia. The Australian Embassy and Consulates in Brazil are not in a position to be able help people find employment in Australia.


Travel to Australia 

Where to find up-to-date information on reinforced measures regarding COVID 19/Vaccination: