Apply or renew
Apply for a new passport or renew your passport
The rules and process for getting a passport
Are you in urgent need of an Australian passport?
Resume or track
Resume or track your passport application
Using your passport
How to use, protect and secure your passport
Report lost or stolen
Report a lost, stolen or damaged passport
The Australian Passport Office will be closed on Wednesday 25th April 2018 for ANZAC day. For any urgent passport enquiries during this period, please contact the Australian Passport Information Service (APIS) on 131 232.
Please note - callers to APIS are currently experiencing longer than usual wait times.
Callers to the Australian Passport Information Service are currently experiencing longer than usual wait times.
A number of strategies are being implemented to reduce call wait times over the coming weeks. We regret and apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade legalises signatures or seals that appear on Australian public documents (apostilles and authentications) and issues Certificates of No Impediment to Marriage (including witnessing the signature on the form). Services in Australia are by appointment only. You can make an appointment by calling 1300 935 260. Legalisation requests can also be lodged by mail. For more information see smartraveller.gov.au.