Passport fees

Fees as of 1 January 2018

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)

Passports Fee
10 – year validity passport (for persons aged 16 and over) $282
5 - year validity passport (for children under 16) $142
5 – year validity passport (optional for persons 75 and over) $142
Replacement passport $178
Emergency passport overseas $178
Additional Fees Fee
Priority Service 1 $186
Overseas surcharge - adult applicant $105
Overseas surcharge - child applicant $53
Other travel documents and services2 Fee
Document of Identity $73
Certificate of Identity $178
Convention Travel Document $178
Observation made after passport issue $15


  1. Available to eligible clients in Australia and London only
  2. Other travel documents and services

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.