The Austrian Consulate in Orlando was opened in 2006 following the appointment of Toby Unwin as Honorary Consul. Unwin was the youngest Honorary Consul ever appointed by The Republic of Austria and covers Central and North East Florida. Orlando’s Diplomatic community has grown from only 8 Consulates in 2006 to over 20 today and is organized by The Orlando Consular Corps. Unwin was joined by prominent local attorney, Carl Christian Thier as Vice Consul in 2016. The Consulate provides notarization services for Austrian documents, support for Austrians in need in addition to serving as an initial contact for trade and Government enquires.