Doing business in Australia

Take your business to the next level. Explore opportunities to grow your footprint in Australia with the help of our Trade Commissioner Service (TCS), and read more about the trade relationship between the two countries, market facts and other insights.

Market insights

Based on our knowledge of the market, the following sectors offer the greatest opportunities for Canadian companies:

  • Agri-Food
  • CleanTech
  • Defence and Security
  • Education
  • Forest Products
  • Information and Communications Technologies (ICT)
  • Infrastructure/Building Products
  • Life Sciences
  • Mining
  • Oil and Gas

Sector reports

Sector reports
No sector reports currently available.

General market information

General market information
No general market information currently available.


Title Dates Location Sector
Indigenous Business Trade Delegation to Australia and New ZealandAugust 26-30, 2024Australia – Sydney and BrisbaneAgriculture and processed foods; Arts and cultural industries; Forestry and wood products; Information and communications technologies; Mining; Ocean technologies; Professional services
Fine Food AustraliaSeptember 2-5, 2024Australia – MelbourneAgriculture and processed foods; Fish and seafood
Aerospace and defence market overview - Australia focusSeptember 5, 2024Australia – CanberraAerospace; Defence and security; Industrial machinery; Information and communications technologies
Canadian business delegation to Avalon airshow and roadshow in March 2025March 17-28, 2025Australia – Wellington (New Zealand), Brisbane, Adelaide, and Melbourne, and Geelong (Australia)Aerospace; Defence and security; Information and communications technologies; Infrastructure; Professional services; Transportation

Trade offices - Australia

The High Commission of Canada in Australia

Commonwealth Avenue,
Canberra, 2600, Australia

Telephone: (011-61-2) 6270-4000


Directory: Our team - Canberra

Office Hours:  Mon - Fri :08:30 - 16:30 (E.S.T.: +14)


  • Australia, Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, Nauru, Solomon Islands, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Palau

Office Closures: 2024-01-01, 2024-01-26, 2024-03-11, 2024-03-29, 2024-04-01, 2024-04-25, 2024-05-27, 2024-06-10, 2024-09-30, 2024-10-07, 2024-12-25, 2024-12-26

The Consulate General of Canada, Sydney

Consulate General of Canada, Sydney
Level 5, Quay West Building, 111 Harrington Street, Sydney, 2000, Australia,

Sydney, 2000, Australia

Telephone: (011-61-2) 9364-3000

Fax: (011-61-2) 9364-3097


Directory: Our team - Sydney

Office Hours:  Mon-Fri: 0830 - 1630 (E.S.T.: +14)


  • Australia, New Caledonia.

Office Closures: 2024-01-01, 2024-01-26, 2024-03-29, 2024-04-01, 2024-04-25, 2024-06-10, 2024-07-01, 2024-08-05, 2024-09-30, 2024-10-07, 2024-12-25, 2024-12-26

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