Australian Embassy
Portugal
Cabo Verde, Sao Tome and Principe, Guinea Bissau

Scams

BEWARE OF EMPLOYMENT SCAMS


The Embassy’s attention has been drawn to instances of fraudulent online advertisements for employment in Australia. If you are a Portuguese citizen, you can contact the office of the Secretary of State for Communities:


http://www.secomunidades.pt/web/guest/PostosConsulares


Please be aware that only the Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) is authorised to issue Australian visas. You are advised to verify the fraud alert on DIBP’s official website:
 

http://www.border.gov.au/Trav/Visa/migration-fraud-and-scams