The Australian Government is now operating in accordance with the Caretaker Conventions pending the outcome of the 2022 federal election.
Emergency consular assistance
If you’re in a life-threatening situation or need immediate assistance, contact the local emergency authorities. In Funafuti, the telephone number for emergency services is 911.
If you, or someone you know, needs urgent help 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)
Do not contact the emergency centre with general enquires - contact the Australian High Commission.
Australian High Commission in Funafuti, Tuvalu
Talofa and welcome to the official website of the Australian High Commission in Funafuti, Tuvalu.
Mr Robin McKenzie OAM was appointed as Australia's High Commissioner to Tuvalu 2021.
We invite you to contact us at [email protected] if you wish to make a general inquiry.
For futher information on Australia's bilateral relations with Tuvalu please see the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade website: www.dfat.gov.au/geo/tuvalu .
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