Australian Embassy
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Embassy address: Km 4, Thadeua Road, Watnak (P.O. Box 292) Vientiane, Lao P.D.R. Telephone: 856-21-353800, Facsimile: 856-21-353801

  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 )

Australian Foreign Minister, Ms Julie Bishop, visited Laos from 4 to 5 July 2014

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Year Description Luanguage
2014 I am delighted to speak to you on the occasion of Australia’s National Day... Eng / Lao

 Date  News Description  Link
 8 July 2014  Embassy Vehicles are available for auction  Link
 7 July 2014 Australia launches major new education program (Eng and Lao)  Link
 4 July 2014 New Australian program to support Lao and Cambodian rice farmers  Link
 1 July 2014 Minister for Foreign Affairs - Media Release -First official visit to Lao PDR ( Eng and Lao)  Link
 27 June 2014 Lessons Learned from Australian aid review (Eng and Lao)  Link
 27 July 2014 WASH facility handover ceremony (Eng and Lao)  Link
 12 June 2014 Australia Supports MOFA human rights training (Eng and Lao)  Link
 30 May 2014 Ambassador's Speech at Oxfam Australia closure country Office (Eng and Lao)  Link
 22 May 2014 Celebrating the first World Fish Migration Day in Lao PDR  Link
 20 May 2014 Australian research project helps improve pig management in Phongsaly  Link
 15 May 2014 Australia renews ODA commitment to Lao PDR  Link
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