Frequently asked questions about Vietnam Visa for Australians

In this post, we would like to list some common questions about getting Vietnam Visa for Australians and the answers for each.

1. Do Australian need Visa for Vietnam?

Yes, for both tourism and business purposes. You can apply in person at the nearest Vietnam Embassy or apply for Vietnam Visa on Arrival. is a trusted service provider to get Vietnam Visa for Australians who wish to visit Vietnam by air regardless of purposes and length of stay with simple procedures and affordable fees.

2. Is there Vietnam Embassy in Brisbane?

Unfortunately, there is no Embassy of Vietnam in Brisbane. Citizens who is living in Brisbane and want to visit Vietnam by air can apply for Vietnam Visa on Arrival. All procedures are made online. After making payment you will receive a Visa Approval Letter and get your visa stamped at international airports.

Besides, there is a Vietnam Embassy in Canberra, and 2 Consulates in Sydney and Perth for those who want to enter Vietnam by land and sea.

3. How to get Vietnam Visa for Australian passport holders?

There are 2 ways of getting Vietnam visa, the traditional way is to apply directly at Vietnam Embassy in Australia. Check HERE;for the detailed address and contact information.

Another way to get Vietnam Visa for Australian is applying Vietnam Visa on Arrival. You can go online to our website and start the procedure. Firstly, fill in an online application form with required information. After 1 or 2 working days you will receive an approval letter issued by Vietnam Immigration Department. Lastly, your visa will be stamped at the arrival airports.

4. Where to get Vietnam Visa on Arrival?

You will get your visa stamped at the international airport you arrive at. There are 5 international airports in Vietnam from North to South (Hanoi, Hai Phong, Cam Ranh, Da Nang, Ho Chi Minh City). Further instructions can be easily found on:

To get Vietnam visa for Australian, do not forget to bring along the printed approval letter, 02 photos (passport-sized), and stamping fee to get the stamp on your visa.



Find the sign of “Landing Visa” or “Visa Upon Arrival” to come to place where you can get your visa stamped at Vietnamese airports

5. Why some websites claim that Vietnam Visa on Arrival is illegal?

This is incorrect information provided by other competitor websites. With Visa on Arrival, a visa approval letter will be issued by Vietnam Immigration Department. In order to get the stamp on your visa, please print out the approval letter and bring to the arrival airport.

Because it is issued by Vietnam Immigration Department, therefore, you don’t need to worry about is validity. You can read more about its legal basis at:

6. The Service Fee to get Vietnam Visa for Australians;

The price visa applied at Embassy is non-refundable whether visa is issued or not and it often includes service fee, transportation and delivery fee, etc.

On the other hand, Vietnam Visa on Arrival only comprises service fee and stamping fee. For further details, visitors can go online at

Please note that the price of service will be dependent on your visa types, number of applicants, date of arrival and exit, etc.

If you have any trouble regarding Visa application, please contact us through mail [email protected] or phone number (+84) 946 583 583 to seek for help. We will try our best to solve your problems.