Australian Consulate-General
Shanghai, China

About Us

About the Australian Consulate-General Shanghai, China

Consul General

Australian Consul General to Shanghai Graeme Meehan
Mr Graeme Meehan, Australian Consul General, Shanghai

Mr Meehan is a senior career officer with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) and most recently was the Assistant Secretary of the East Asia Branch, from 2013-2015. He commenced in Shanghai, as Consul General, in June 2015.

Mr Meehan has had extensive experience working on China issues, both in Canberra and overseas. He has served twice at the Australian Embassy in Beijing, most recently as Deputy Head of Mission (2008-2012), and twice at the Australian Office in Taipei. His Canberra assignments have included working as deputy head of the China FTA Task Force (2005-2008) and as Senior Adviser (Asia) in the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (2005). Mr Meehan speaks Chinese. He holds a Bachelor of Arts with Honours from Melbourne University and has undertaken postgraduate studies at Fudan University in Shanghai and at the Australian National University.
 

Contact information

Australian Embassy and Consulates

 

Visa, Immigration and Citizenship Enquiries

Level 31 CITIC Square

1168 Nanjing Road West, 200041

Email: immigration.shanghai@dfat.gov.au

 

Consular & Passports Enquiries

Level 22 CITIC Square

1168 Nanjing Road West, 200041

Tel: +86 21 2215 5200

Fax: +86 21 2215 5252 

Email: consular.shanghai@dfat.gov.au

 

Commercial Enquiries - Austrade

Level 21 CITIC Square

1168 Nanjing Road West, 200041

Tel:  +86 21 6103 5656

Fax: +86 21 6321 1222

Email: china@austrade.gov.au

 

Study-in-Australia Enquiries

Refer to Study in Australia for contact details.

 

Australian Embassy, Beijing

Australian Consulate-General, Guangzhou 

Australian Consulate-General, Chengdu

 

Opening Hours

Consulate - CITIC Square

Consulate opening hours: 8:30 to 17:00 Monday to Friday.

For Passport applications: Appointment only - Monday to Friday.

For Notarial services: Appointments only - Tuesday to Thursday.

Visa office - CITIC Square

See:  Visa and Immigration information

 

The Australian Consulate General in Shanghai public holidays

  • Friday 27 January - Closed from 11:00am
  • Monday 30 January 2017 - Chinese New Year
  • Tuesday 31 January 2017 - Chinese New Year
  • Wednesday 1 February 2017 - Chinese New Year
  • Friday 14 April 2017 - Good Friday
  • Monday 17 April 2017 - Easter Monday
  • Monday 1 May 2017 - Labour Day
  • Tuesday 30 May  2017 - Dragon Boat Festival
  • Monday 2 October 2017 - National Day Holiday (in lieu)
  • Tuesday 3 October 2017 - Golden Week
  • Wednesday 4 October 2017 - Golden Week
  • Monday 25 December 2017 - Christmas Day
  • Tuesday 26 December 2017 - Boxing Day
  • Wednesday 27 December 2017 - Additional Day