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Community Information

Timor Leste

Below you will find information about Timor-Leste’s population, embassies, and remittance details.
Additionally, you will find useful links to compare money transfer options if you want to send money
to Timor-Leste cheaply, whether in person, via mobile, or online. Timorese living in Australia or New
Zealand can experience much variation in fees when transferring funds to Timor-Leste
depending on the provider chosen, so as an impartial service it is our mission to provide as much
clarity as possible to help you make an informed choice.

Capital City: Dili
Population: 1, 293,000 (World Bank 2019)
Currency: United States dollar (USD)
Area: 15007 km2

Community

In 2016, 9237 migrants of Timorese ancestry were living in Australia

Remittance Statistics

World Bank (2021)

Estimated global inbound remittances: US$155m

Embassies and Consulates in Australia:

Embassy of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste

Chancery

7 Beale Crescent

Deakin, ACT 2600

Ph: +61 02 6260 4833

Email: [email protected]

Consulate General of Timor-Leste in Sydney

Suite 7, Level 7, 247 Coward Street , Mascot, NSW 2020

Phone: +61 02 9228 4060/61

Email: [email protected]

Consulate General of Timor-Leste in Darwin

Unit 2 Level 5/21 Lindsay St, Darwin City NT 0800

Phone: (08) 8941 0239

Email: [email protected]

Consulate General of Timor-Leste in Brisbane

2 Victoria Park Road , Kelvin Grove, QLD 4059

Phone: 0421013740

Email: [email protected]

Consulate General of Timor-Leste in Adelaide

C/- Norman Waterhouse Lawyers, Level 11, 431 King William Street, Adelaide, SA 5000

Phone: +61 08 8210 1253

Email: [email protected]

Consulate General of Timor-Leste in Hobart

182 Argyle Street , Hobart, TAS 7000

Phone: +61 03 6210 6000

Email: [email protected]

Consulate General of Timor-Leste in Perth

42 Marital Road , Nedlands, WA 6009

Phone: +61 409 611 606

Email: [email protected]

 
Media:

Seasonal Worker Programme of Timor-Leste

https://www.facebook.com/SWPTL

Timor Oan Australia Facebook Page

https://www.facebook.com/TimorOanAus