Australian Consulate-General
Chengdu, China

About Us

About the Australian Consulate-General Chengdu


 Ms Adelle Neary

 Consul-General, Australian Consulate-General Chengdu


 Ms Adelle Neary has been the Australian Consul-General in Chengdu since June 2021. 


Ms Neary is a career officer with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. She has previously served overseas in Vientiane and Jakarta. In Canberra she has undertaken high profile work associated with the MH17 flight disaster as well as contributing to the work of the Foreign Policy White Paper Taskforce. She also served as an Adviser, International Division, Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet. Prior to joining the Department she was as a lawyer with London-based firm CMS Cameron McKenna, working in the Central and Eastern European offices.

Ms Neary speaks Mandarin and Indonesian and holds a Bachelor of International Studies; a Bachelor of Laws (Honours); and a Bachelor of Science (Jurisprudence) from the University of Adelaide; and, a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the College of Law (NSW).

Opening Hours

The Consulate-General will be open from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday except for public holidays.

Passport applications may be lodged between 9:00am to 12:00 pm, Monday to Friday except for statutory holidays. Notarial services will be available between 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Tuesday and Friday only. If you are unable to meet these working hours, an appointment is required. You can either call 028-6268 5200 or send email to [email protected].

Public Holidays 2021

1 January (Friday), New Year’s Day

11 February(Thursday), Chinese New Year

12 February (Friday), Chinese New Year

15 February (Monday), Chinese New Year

2 April (Friday), Good Friday

5 April (Monday), Easter Monday

3 May (Monday), Labour Day

14 June (Monday), Dragon Boat Festival

1 October (Friday), National Day

4 October (Monday), Golden Week

5 October (Tuesday), Golden Week

27 December (Monday), Christmas Day

28 December (Tuesday), Boxing Day

29 December (Wednesday), Additional Day 


Public Holidays 2022

3 January (Monday), New Year’s Day

31 January  (Monday), Chinese New Year’s Eve

1 February (Tuesday), Chinese New Year

2 February (Wednesday), Chinese New Year

15 April (Friday), Good Friday

18 April (Monday), Easter Monday

2 May (Monday), In lieu of Labour Day

3 June (Friday), Dragon Boat Festival

3 October (Monday), National Day

4 October (Tuesday), Golden Week

5 October (Wednesday), Golden Week

26 December (Monday), Boxing Day

27 December (Tuesday), In lieu of Christmas Day

28 December (Wednesday), Additional Day 

Contact Information for other Australian Missions in China

Australian Embassy in China, Beijing

21 Dongzhimenwai Street
People's Republic of China

Tel: +86 010 5140 4111
Fax: +86 010 5140 4230
Mail: [email protected]


Australian Consulate-General, Shanghai

22/F, CITIC Square
1168 Nanjing Xi Lu
People's Republic of China

Tel: +86 021 2215 5200
Fax: +86 021 2215 5252
Mail: [email protected]


Australian Consulate-General, Guangzhou

12/F, Development Centre
No. 3 Linjiang Road
Zhujiang New City
People's Republic of China

Tel: +86 020 3814 0111
Fax: +86 020 3814 0112


Australian Consulate-General, Shenyang

The Australian Consulate-General in Shenyang is in a temporary office while the permanent Chancery is established. 

Australians should continue to seek assistance from the Australian Embassy in Beijing 

Mail: [email protected]


Australian Consulate-General, Hong Kong SAR

23/F Harbour Centre
25 Harbour Road
Hong Kong SAR

Tel: +852 2827 8881
Fax: +852 2585 4457