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

To provide feedback contact the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade head office. Or write to Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, R.G. Casey Building, John McEwen Crescent, Barton ACT 0221.

Page last updated: 16 December 2019