Embassy of Ukraine in Australia

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History of the Embassy of Ukraine in Australia

Date of establishment of diplomatic relations

Between Ukraine and Australia – January 10, 1992

Between Ukraine and New Zealand – March 3, 1992

Date of opening of the Embassy

The Embassy of Ukraine in Australia was established April 14, 2003 through the conversion of the Consulate General of Ukraine in Sydney, opened in May 2000, to the Embassy in Canberra.

The Embassy of Ukraine in Australia was accredited in New Zealand (with residence in Canberra (Australia) December 5, 2007.

Former Heads of Mission

2015 –  Ambassador of Ukraine to Australia  H.E. Dr. Mykola Kulinich

2007 – 2011 – Ambassador of Ukraine to Australia and New Zealand H.E. Mr Valentyn Adomaytis

2004 – 2005 – the first Ambassador of Ukraine to Australia H.E. Mr Oleksandr Mishchenko