About Us

Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands

Service locations

There is no Australian diplomatic mission in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Our office in Suva, Fiji, manages visa and citizenship services for clients in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.

Nationals of the Northern Mariana Islands can apply online for most Australian visas and citizenship through ImmiAccount. This is the preferred and most efficient way to apply. Any paper applications (where applicable) should be sent to the Australian High Commission, Suva. 

Australian High Commission



This office provides immigration and visa services to clients in Fiji, American Samoa, Federated States of Micronesia (FSOM), French Polynesia, Guam, Kiribati (Republic of), Marshall Island, Nauru, New Caledonia, Northern Marianas, Palau, Samoa, Tahiti, Tonga, Tuvalu, Wallis and Futuna Islands and Vanuatu.

Street address

Australian High Commission in Suva
37 Princes Road

Postal address

PO Box 214

679 3382 211
679 3382 065
Electronic contact
Email address: immigration.suva@dfat.gov.au
Additional information

​Payment information

Online payment is the preferred payment method. If you are lodging an online application, payment is made when you submit the application.

If you are lodging a paper application, you can login to ImmiAccount, select My Payments from the Manage Payments section, then select Pre-Pay Paper Service. After you have made your payment, record the receipt number on your application and include a copy of your receipt.

Methods of payment accepted at the Australian Visa Application Centres (AVACs) are available on the AVAC website.

More information on How to Pay for an application is available.


Citizenship by descent, citizenship by conferral and applications for evidence of citizenship can be lodged online through ImmiAccount. ​​​​​​​​​​​​

Applications for citizenship by descent can be lodged at the AVAC and are processed at this office.

Applications to resume or renounce (give up) Australian citizenship should be sent to the Australian address on the form.

Panel physician

No panel physicians

No panel physician available

​There is no approved panel clinic for this country. If you need an immigration medical examination, you must see one of the approved Immigration Panel Physicians located in another country

Police check

Northern Mariana Islands

Northern Mariana Islands
Additional information

Relevant document: Police clearance certificate. A letter requesting the issuance of a Police Clearance Certificate from Northern Mariana. The letter should include the purpose in requesting the Police Clearance Certificate, the first date of arrival of the person in Northern Mariana and the last date of departure (if applicable).

Residents: Apply in person at the Department of Public Security with the required documents.

Non-residents: Submit a written request to the Commissioner of the CNMI Department of Public Safety for approval. They may file the request in person or mail it to the Records & Identification Section

Provide: Valid original passport. Proof of residence. A set of three completed Personal Particulars Form if the applicant has not stayed at the present address for the last one year. Proof of identity.

Fee: Payable.