United States Embassy and Consulates in Australia
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of United States may close on the following Australian and U.S. holidays in 2021/2022:
|Christmas Eve||Friday, December 24||2 weeks, 1 day|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||2 weeks, 2 days|
|Boxing Day||Sunday, December 26||2 weeks, 3 days|
|Boxing Day Holiday||Tuesday, December 28||2 weeks, 5 days|
|New Year's Eve||Friday, December 31||3 weeks, 1 day|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 weeks, 2 days|
|Martin Luther King Jr. Day||Thursday, January 20||1 month, 1 week|
1. How many U.S. Embassies/Consulates are there in Australia?
United States currently maintains 4 diplomatic representative offices in Australia including Canberra, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney.
2 - Do Australian citizens need a visa for United States?
Citizens of Australia (holders of regular passports) can travel to United States for 90 days without having to apply or obtain a U.S. visa for short-term tourism.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of U.S. embassies in Australia?
The U.S. representative offices in Australia will be closed in observance of the following Australian and U.S. holidays in 2021/2021:
- Christmas Eve (AU & US) Fri, Dec 24, 2021 (2 weeks, 1 day)
Time in United States vs Australia
Washington D.C., United States time is 18:00 hours behind Canberra, Australia