Information index 

Australian ePassport

Birth certificates


Change of name

Special Circumstances and Foreign court orders


  • Guide for lodging child passport applications
  • Lodging Australian Travel Document Applications for Unaccompanied Humanitarian Minors
  • Citizenship

    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 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 Border Protection (DIBP)
    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