Citizenship by descent - apply

Apply online

Scan original documents including Form 1195 — Identity Declaration (236KB PDF) to attach to your application electronically.

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Applying online is our preferred method of lodgement and assists us to process your application as quickly as possible.

If you are unable to apply online, you can apply using a paper application form. Send your application to the address on the form. Include certified copies of your original documents with your application. Do not post original documents.


The fee for this application is AUD 230.

The fee for the second and subsequent siblings applying at the same time is AUD 95 per applicant.

Read the information about the application fee and how to pay it before you lodge your application.

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