Australian High Commission
No 6 Jalan Yap Kwan Seng, 50450 Kuala Lumpur Telephone: (03) 2146 5555 Fax: (03) 2141 5773 [Visa Line – (03) 2166 6550]



New South Wales State Election

The New South Wales (NSW) State Election will be held on 28 March 2015. The Australian High Commission in Kuala Lumpur will not be providing voting services for the elections. NSW electors who are overseas at the time of the NSW State Election will be eligible to use the 'iVote® System' to vote. iVote can be accessed from any internet connected computer or by telephone. Further information for electors is available at including information about registrations and options for voting. Alternatively, electors can phone +61 2 9290 5287.

Job vacancy

We do not have any job vacancy at the moment.


ANZAC Day centenary

19 March: The Australian and New Zealand High Commissions will host the ANZAC Day Commemorative Dawn Service on 25 April in Kuala Lumpur. This year marks the 100th anniversary of the landings at Gallipoli. Read more...

Meeting with Malaysian Minister for Foreign Affairs

14 March: Minister for Foreign Affairs, the Hon. Julie Bishop met with her Malaysian counterpart in Perth for discussions to advance long-standing strategic and economic bilateral relationship of both countries. Read more...

Australian High Commission celebrates International Women's Day 2015

12 March: The Australian High Commission hosted a luncheon for a cross-section of women leaders in Malaysia to commemorate International Women's Day 2015. Read more...

Stronger regional maritime security

27 February: The Australian Government transferred the first of two former Australian Customs and Border Protection Service Bay class patrol vessels to the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) to strengthen maritime security. Read more...

Minister for Foreign Affairs' statement on Anwar Ibrahim's final appeal against sodomy charge

10 February: Minister for Foreign Affairs Julie Bishop issued a statement on Anwar Ibrahim's final appeal against sodomy charge. Read more...

Australia Day 2015 - Celebrating 60 years of Australia in Malaysia

30 January: The 60th anniversary of Australia’s diplomatic presence in Malaysia was celebrated in style at our Australia Day Reception. Read more...

Prestigious Australian Scholarships awarded to high-achieving Malaysians

9 January: The Malaysian recipients of the 2015 Australia Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships program will embark to Australia later in the year to pursue post graduate studies, research fellowships and professsional development opportunities across a broad range of disciplines. Read more...

For more news, please go to the news archive page.


Australians residing abroad for extended periods are encrouaged to register with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

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Education Enquiries

For futher information on studying and living in Australia, please visit the Australian Government website, This website provides information on Australian institutions, courses, scholarships, application process, visa requirements and more. For enquiries, please email

Distinguished Alumni

The High Commission values the contribution the alumni of all Australian universities bring and endeavours to cultivate stronger and closer links through building and maintaining alumni relations as an important aspect of bilateral education ties between Australia and Malaysia.

We are constantly updating our distinguished alumni database. For more information and registration for future alumni events, please email Ms Patricia Lee.


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