Austrade's office in the United Kingdom
The Austrade office in the United Kingdom is also responsible for the Republic of Ireland.
In these countries, Austrade services are primarily focused on attracting productive foreign direct investment into Australia and promoting the Australian education sector.
We will also focus some resources on seeking out opportunities for Australian companies in high potential sectors.
Additionally, we can provide you with selected alternative service providers.
For Australian exporters and education institutions – contact Austrade on 13 28 78 (Australia only), +61 2 9392 2035 (from outside Australia) or email firstname.lastname@example.org
For international investors and buyers – see below for the location of Austrade's office in the United Kingdom and for links to further information.
David Watson, Senior Trade and Investment Commissioner
Business hours: Monday to Friday, 9.00am–5.30pm
Directions to Austrade London
Austrade is located in the Australia Centre, part of Australia House. The Australia Centre is located at the far end of Australia House on the corner of Melbourne Place and The Strand.
All black cabs know how to get to Australia House – just ask for it by name. The closest Tube stations are:
- Temple (district and circle lines) – turn left out of the station and walk up Arundel Street. Australia House is over the road (Strand) at the top of the hill. Approximately five minutes walk.
- Holborn (central and piccadilly lines) – turn left out of the station and walk down Kingsway. At the zebra crossing on Aldwych, cross over and turn left down Aldwych. Take the first right, Melbourne Place, and Australia House is on your left. Approximately 10 minutes walk.
- Charing Cross (mainline rail, Bakerloo and northern lines) – take the Strand north exit from the station, then turn left on to the Strand, walking away from Trafalgar Square. Keep walking along the Strand and you will eventually come to Australia House. Approximately 10–15 minutes walk.