Current citizens

Apply for proof or evidence of your Australian citizenship

How to apply for evidence that you are an Australian citizen.

Apply for citizenship after adoption

How to apply for Australian citizenship for your adopted child or if you were adopted.

About dual citizenship

Information about having Australian and another country’s citizenship at the same time.


Register your child born overseas as a citizen

How to apply for Australian citizenship for your child who was born outside Australia.

Give up your citizenship

How to give up or renounce your Australian citizenship.

Celebrate being Australian

Learn about Australian Citizenship Day, Australia’s Local Hero Award and Australian Citizenship Affirmation ceremonies.