Australian Embassy
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Km 4, Thadeua Road, Watnak (P.O. Box 292)

The Australian Embassy, located in the capital of Vientiane, offers a comprehensive range of services to Australian citizens, administers the Australian development assistance program to Laos, provides advice to Australian businesses, manages the formal bilateral relationship between Australia and Laos and provides a visa service for people in Laos planning to travel to Australia. (Link Travel Advice for Laos)

The Direct Aid Program (DAP) 2016 – 2017 Call for Applications

The Australian Embassy Vientiane is calling for applications for the 2016-2017 Direct Aid Program (DAP) funding round. DAP is a flexible, small grant scheme which provides direct benefits to those most in need in the local community. (Read more: English | Lao)


Australian students study food security in Laos

Fifteen students from the University of Sydney visited Laos this month to participate in an Australian-funded field visit under the New Colombo Plan to better understand the development challenges and opportunities facing local rural communities. (Read more)




Supporting ASEAN women tourism entrepreneurs

Over 100 women tourism professionals from across ASEAN will converge on Laos next week to identify ways to develop their businesses, and the region’s potential as a premier destination for global travellers. (Read more English / Lao)




Australia refines its investments in Lao people

Australia has agreed to continue to build on its investment of more than five decades in Lao human resource development needs at a high-level review meeting in Vientiane today.  (Read more: English / Lao)



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