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Vietnam visa for citizens of Australia

Documents required Vietnam visa for passport holders of Australia

Vietnam tourist visa is required for all Australian passport holders living in Australia or in other countries. They can apply for visa which is valid up to 03 months.

Prepare these required documents before applying for a Vietnamese visa:

  • Your passport (still valid for at least 6 months starting from the entry date to Vietnam and have at least 2 pages empty)
  • Two (02) passport-sized photos: 4 x 6 cm or 2 x 2 inches
  • Vietnam visa application form (Visa application form at Vietnam Embassy, NA1 Immigration Entry and Exit form to get a Visa on arrival)

How to apply Vietnam visa?

This will present ways to apply for Vietnam visa for citizen of Australia or residents of other countries which are not included in Vietnam visa exemption list currently staying in this country. You can choose 1 of 2 following options:

1Applying for Vietnam Visa On Arrival (visa picked up at Vietnam International Airports)

Follow 3 simple steps to obtain Vietnam visa on arrival

  • STEP 1 – Fill in the Visa form online. Confirm and Pay.
  • STEP 2 – Get your Approval Letter Via your Email.
  • STEP 3 – Get Visa Stamped at the Vietnam Airport

For more details click here.

Vietnam visa tourist fee for Australia citizens

The cost for Vietnam visa on arrival includes:

  • Visa service fee (varies based on the number of applicants, the type of visa and the processing time and paid online)
  • • Visa stamping fee (directly paid in cash to Custom Officials at Vietnam arrival airports, USD is preferred)
Type of visa Service fee Stamping fee
1 month single entry 13 USD 25 USD
1 month multiple entry 18 USD 50 USD
3 months single entry 23 USD 25 USD
3 months multiple entry 55 USD 50 USD
2Applying for visa at Vietnamese Embassy in Australia

You should apply for Vietnam visa at Vietnamese Embassy/Consulate in Australia in case you are traveling to Vietnam via land or sea border crossings. For a tourist visa, here are the documents you should prepare:

  • Visa application form. You can fill in the online form at or Download form file PDF and print out fill in.
  • Visa fee: This must be bank transfer notes, cashier’s checks. Cash pay only applies in case you send the application form directly to Vietnamese Embassies. This fee may subject to the type of visa you are applying for. The fee and procedure may differ in different countries, so you should contact the Embassy or Consulate that shall receive your application.
  • Post fee: In case you want your passport and result package delivered by post (most recommended FedEx and USPS)
  • Operation time: 4 to 5 working days

You should contact the Embassy of Vietnam in Australia before applying for a Visas.

Frequently asked questions

I am an Australia citizen; can I apply for Vietnam tourist visa on arrival?
Yes, you can. Please visit here to find more information of how it works.
I am holding Australian passport and living in Iran. How can I apply Vietnam visa? Is it necessary to go to embassy in Tehran? I am a bit busy at work.
Even you are living far from your homeland, as Australian passport holder, you can apply Vietnam visa on arrival to save your precious time..
How much is the fee to get visa at Vietnam embassy?
It depends on the visa type and processing time you wish to apply. For more information, kindly contact the embassy.
Is pre-approval letter of VOA accepted at land or sea border?
No, this document is only acceptable if you arrive at Vietnam international Airport. If you travel to Vietnam by land or sea, we highly recommend you apply at Vietnam Embassy.
How quickly can I obtain my VOA letter?
There are two types of express service is 8 and 4 working hour. In case you are so rush, please contact us for more support.
I want to stay in Vietnam around 65 days.I am Chinese citizen. What type of visa that I should apply?
Regarding your question, we would like to reply that a 3-month (single/multiple) tourist visa is suitable for your schedule.
You can apply here or send us your passport information page with your expected arrival date so that we can support further.