Australian High Commission
High Commission address: 37 Princes Rd, TAMAVUA, Suva - Telephone: 338 2211 - Fax: 338 2065


There are currently no arrangements in place for Work and Holiday or Seasonal Worker Program visas in Australia for Fiji citizens. The Australian and Fijian Governments are working positively towards the Work and Holiday Visa process, but concluding this arrangement will take time. The Australian Government is also considering including Fiji in an expanded Seasonal Worker Program, but there is no time frame for when this will be determined. We would strongly discourage clients engaging with agents who claim to be able to assist with lodgement or processing of these visas. If approached by an agent in relation to these visas, please advise the Australian High Commission by email to Please continue to check this website for any updates.


The Australian High Commission is seeking suitably qualified and experienced applicants for the following positions:

Program Manager – Australia Awards - LE6
The Program Manager, Australia Awards will manage a range of scholarship and public sector governance programs, including the monitoring and evaluation of the programs, and the coordination of the Australia Fiji Alumni Network. The successful applicant will have good written and oral communication skills, sound program management skills, good leadership skills, and an understanding of capacity building in a development cooperation context.

Direct Aid Program (DAP) Assistant LE3 - Part-time
The DAP Assistant, is the contact point for DAP grant recipients, and stakeholders. This position provides high-level support to the DAP Chair including, coordination and administration of the application processes, coordinating public diplomacy activities associated with DAP support projects, press releases, speeches and making information available on social media. The successful applicant will have a good understanding and experience in project administration for donor funded community development projects.

Selection Criteria and Position Descriptions can be accessed by clicking on the position titles above, or by contacting the Australian High Commission on 3382 211.

Applications including a statement of claims addressing the selection criteria and a resume, must be submitted by 4.30pm on Monday 11 August 2014, to, or

Human Resource Manager
Australian High Commission
P O Box 214

Late applications will not be accepted.

Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Inquiry - The business of aid in the Indo-Pacific: (Click here for inquiry announcement) (Click here for related Media Release) (Click here for information on how to make a submission)   

Australia Awards Scholarships (Click here to go to the Australia Awards website)

SPECIAL FEATURE STORIES (Click here to read more)


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* PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2014: The Australian High Commission will be closed on the following days:

17 September (Wednesday) Fiji General Election
6 October (Monday) Labour Day
10 October ( Friday) Fiji Day
23 October (Thursday) Diwali
25 December (Thursday) Christmas Day
26 December (Friday) Boxing Day




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