Before you make a report, make sure you have all the information you need.
To make a report, you can complete the Border Watch
reporting form. You can choose to remain anonymous.
Information Protection Statement for more information about what we do with the information you provide, including your personal details if you choose to provide them. If you have any concerns about being identified please consider submitting your report anonymously via the
If you cannot submit your report online, you can also make a report over the phone or by post.
1800 009 623 (in Australia)
If English is not your preferred language, we can arrange an interpreter to help you.
Department of Home Affairs
GPO Box 241
Please note that for security reasons, Border Watch does not currently accept removable media devices such as USBs or flash drives.
Please be aware that intentionally providing false or misleading information to Border Watch is a serious offence.