Information index 

Australian ePassport

Birth certificates


Change of name



Client Service Charter

Damaged passports


Freedom of Information (F.O.I) requests

Guarantor - in Australia

Guarantor - overseas

How long to get a passport?

Identity documents

Information Publication Scheme – passport documentation



Looking after your passport

Lost or stolen passport

Mailing your passport

Passport fraud

Passport offices

Passport photographs - general information

Passport photographs - camera operator guidelines

Passport security

Passport validity

Priority processing service

Processing time and priority service

Protecting your privacy

Refunds and appeals

Renewing an Australian adult passport

Review of decisions

Sex and gender diverse passport applicants

Signing the forms

Translations of foreign language documents

Travel Related Documents


We speak your language

Where to lodge your passport application form

Useful links

Australian Passports Act 2005
Australian Passports (Application Fees) Act 2005
Australian Passports Determination 2005
Australian Passports Amendment Determination 2010 (No. 1)
Australian Passports Amendment Determination 2007 (No. 1)- Personal Identity
Australian Passports Amendment Determination 2007 (No. 2) - Child Welfare
Australian Passports Determination 2005 - includes current fees
Australia Post
Department of Immigration and Citizenship
Freedom of Information Act 1982
National Accrediation Authority for Translators and Interpreters (NAATI)
Registry of Birth, Deaths and Marriages
The Privacy Act 1988
UK High Commission of Australia website
USA Embassy of Australia website