Note that the US Embassy in Canberra does not offer a service for US passports (including lost or stolen passports) and also does not offer a visa service. You have to see the other US Embassies in Australia for assistance such as the US Consulate in Melbourne or the US Consulate in Sydney. You can find more on this website including the details for the US Consulate in Perth as an example.
US Embassy in Canberra
We have listed the latest contact details for the Embassy below with a map and their operating hours in Canberra. Like most embassies it is always best to send them an email if you have a long list of questions. Note the Embassy is located close to the Malaysian Embassy in Canberra as well as the Swedish Embassy in Canberra.
If you have given birth in Australia the you would look at the article on what is needed in the register a birth abroad on here. You will need the Australian birth registration documents as well as you passport or local ID card. See the article on this website as well.
Shou you have lost your passport then you will need to report the loss of your passport. They case number that the police gives you will be needed when you apply for a new passport. See the piece on passport renewal on this website. If you are getting married. You will need a freedom to marry letter which you can collect a few days later. This has to be used to register your marriage in Australia as an American citizen.
Always ensure that the US Embassy in Canberra is open on the day you are planning for as they close for US and local public holidays.
Details for US Embassy in Canberra
Yarralumla, ACT 2600
Telephone: (02) 6214-5600
Hours: 8:00am – 5:00pm Monday to Friday