Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade is responsible for protecting and advancing Australia's national interests by contributing to international security, national economic and trade performance and global cooperation.

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade is responsible for:

  • protecting and advancing Australia's national interests by contributing to international security, national economic and trade performance and global cooperation
  • maintaining consular and passport services to Australian citizens
  • projecting a positive and accurate image of Australia internationally
  • enhancing public understanding of Australia's foreign and trade policy

Read more on the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade website.

Feedback

Provide feedback:

  • by calling 02 6261 1111
  • by fax 02 6261 3111
  • in writing to Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, R.G. Casey Building, John McEwen Crescent, Barton ACT 0221

Page last updated: 9 February 2016

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