Date of establishment of bilateral relations: 25 January 1974
Head of State: King Charles III; represented by Governor General General David John Hurley
Head of Government: Prime Minister Anthony Albanese, MP
Foreign Minister: Penny Wong
High Level Exchanges
- Former President Mohamed Nasheed made a State Visit to Australia from 3 - 4 June 2010.
- Former President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom made a state visit to Australia from 4 - 9 April 1995.
- Former Minister of Trade, Tourism and Investment of Australia The Hon. Dan Tehan, MP made official visits to Maldives from 25 April 2021 and 16 October 2021, respectively.