Passport fees as of 1 January 2017

Passport fees are payable when you lodge your application. Please note: Australian Passport Offices do not accept cash.

(All fees are shown in Australian dollars)



10 – year validity passport (for persons aged 16 and over)


5 - year validity passport (for children under 16)


5 – year validity passport (optional for persons 75 and over)


Frequent traveller passport [1] 


Emergency passport overseas


Additional Fees

Priority Service[2]


Overseas surcharge - adult applicant


Overseas surcharge - child applicant


Other travel  documents and services

Document of Identity


Certificate of Identity


Convention Travel Document


Observation made after passport issue




1. For 10 - year passports only. Available only until 30 November 2017.

2.  Available to eligible clients in Australia and London only

Methods of payment

At Australia Post - EFTPOS, MasterCard, Visa, AMEX or cash

At a passport office – EFTPOS, MasterCard or Visa only

Overseas – in most cases, you will be required to pay an equivalent amount in local currency. Contact the Australian diplomatic mission or consulate where you will lodge your application for details.