Australian Consulate-General
Shanghai, China

About Us

About the Australian Consulate General Shanghai, China

Australian Consul General to Shanghai Graeme Meehan

Mr Graeme Meehan

Australian Consul General, Shanghai

Mr Meehan is a senior career officer with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT). He commenced in Shanghai, as Consul General, in June 2015. 

Mr Meehan has had extensive experience working on China issues, both in Canberra and overseas. He has served twice at the Australian Embassy in Beijing, most recently as Deputy Head of Mission (2008-2012), and twice at the Australian Office in Taipei.  His Canberra assignments have included working as the Assistant Secretary of the East Asia Branch, (2013-2015), deputy head of the China FTA Task Force (2005-2008) and as Senior Adviser (Asia) in the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (2005).

Mr Meehan speaks Chinese. He holds a Bachelor of Arts with Honours from Melbourne University and has undertaken postgraduate studies at Fudan University in Shanghai and at the Australian National University.


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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

Friday 7 June 2019 Dragon Boat Festival
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