Australian Embassy
Denmark
Norway, Iceland

Consular Services

Consular Services

The Australian Embassy Copenhagen provides consular assistance for Australians in Denmark, Norway, and Iceland facing serious difficulties overseas in line with the Consular Services Charter.

 

This includes:

  • Assisting Australian citizens in difficult situations overseas, including serious injury, illness or death, and arrest and detention.
  • Providing support during crises and international emergencies.
  • Delivering information and advice to help Australians help themselves and avoid difficulties overseas.
  • Issuing passports and travel documents to Australian citizens.
  • Offering a limited range of notarial services, such as witnessing and legalising documents and administering oaths and affirmations.
  • What we can and cannot do: Assisting Australians overseas.

 

Emergency contact details

If you, or someone you know, needs urgent assistance or you have significant welfare concerns, emergency consular assistance is available 24 hours a day by calling the Consular Emergency Centre (CEC) in Canberra on:

  • 1300 555 135 (within Australia)
  • +61 2 6261 3305 (from overseas)
  • +61 421 269 080 (SMS only)

For urgent assistance during Embassy opening hours, please contact the team in Copenhagen:

For Australians in Norway, please contact the Embassy of Canada to Norway for emergency consular assistance under Australia’s consular sharing agreement with Canada.

For Australians in Iceland, please contact the Embassy of Canada to Iceland for emergency consular assistance under Australia’s consular sharing agreement with Canada.

 

Updated/Reviewed on 1 March 2022