Australian Consulate-General
Shanghai, China

About Us

About the Australian Consulate General Shanghai, China


Mr Dominic Trindade

Australian Consul General, Shanghai

Mr Trindade is a senior career officer with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT). He commenced in Shanghai as Consul General in July 2019.

Mr Trindade was most recently Assistant Secretary, Services Investment and Intellectual Property Branch (2018-2019). He has previously served overseas as Consul General, Australian Consulate-General, Guangzhou (2014-2018); Deputy Permanent Representative, World Trade Organization, Geneva; and Deputy Head of Mission, Australian High Commission, Singapore.  In Canberra, Mr Trindade has held a number of senior roles in legal and trade policy and negotiations.

Mr Trindade holds degrees in Law and Arts (Asian Studies) from Melbourne University, and a Graduate Diploma in Foreign Affairs and Trade from Australian National University. He speaks Chinese and is married with three children.



Visa, Immigration and Citizenship Enquiries

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Consular & Passports Enquiries

Level 22 CITIC Square
1168 Nanjing Road West, 200041
Tel: +86 21 2215 5200


Commercial Enquiries - Austrade

Level 21 CITIC Square
1168 Nanjing Road West, 200041
Tel:  +86 21 6103 5656
Fax: +86 21 6321 1222


Opening Hours

Consulate - CITIC Square
Consulate opening hours: 8:30 to 17:00 Monday to Friday.
For Passport applications: Appointments only - Monday to Friday.

For Notarial services: Appointments only - Tuesday to Thursday afternoons.

Visa office - CITIC Square

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Consulate Public Holidays

Consulate Public Holidays

Monday 30 September 2019 National Day 
Tuesday 1 October 2019 National Day 
Wednesday 2 October 2019 National Day 
Wednesday 25 December 2019 Christmas Day
Thursday 26 December 2019 Boxing Day
Friday 27 December 2019 Additional Day


Australian Embassy and Consulates Contact Information

Australian Embassy, Beijing

Australian Consulate General, Guangzhou 

Australian Consulate General, Chengdu