Welcome to the website of the Australian Biometric Collection Centre (ABCC) in Kazakhstan. VFS Global is the chosen partner for the Australian Government’s Department of Home Affairs for biometric collection service in Kazakhstan.

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  • The Australian Biometric Collection Centre in Almaty will resume limited operations from 02 November 2020 for Biometrics collection, strictly by appointment.

    Current operational days and timing for the AVACs, except public holidays, are:

    • Operational days: Monday
    • Operational timings: 09:00 hrs to 16:00 hrs

    Customers are required to make a prior appointment before visiting the centre as no walk-in appointments or in-person information services will be available.

    Travel restrictions are in place and subject to change. You cannot come to Australia unless you are in an exempt category or you have been granted an individual exemption to the current travel restrictions. Please check the Department of Home Affairs’ website for more information https://covid19.homeaffairs.gov.au/travel-restrictions

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Select Australian Visa Application and Biometric Collection Centres to resume limited operations...

Published on 26 October 2020

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