Payments using credit card will be processed in Australian dollars (AUD). We accept MasterCard, Visa, AMEX, Diners and JCB. When paying by a credit card you may incur a credit card surcharge, banking and currency conversion fees and you will need to accept the risk associated with any currency fluctuations.
Prior to lodging your application, you may need to notify your bank of an upcoming foreign credit card transaction. Failure to do so may result in your transaction being declined. Without payment your application is invalid.
Credit card transactions processed in Australian dollars (AUD) are processed in Australia. A
credit card surcharge may apply to transactions made using your credit card.
For credit card payments use the
Payment Details Form - 1440.
Payment must be made by Israeli bank or postal cheques, payable to the Australian Embassy, Tel Aviv.
Personal cheques are not accepted.
Cash may be accepted only in cases of genuine emergency and from Palestinian residents of the West Bank and Gaza who are unable to obtain Israeli bank or postal cheque.
Making payment in Australia
Fees may be paid at any of our offices in Australia. Once the fee has been paid, you will need to provide a copy of the receipt with your application.
Applications for Citizenship by Descent are processed by the
Australian High Commission in London.
Applications for Australian citizenship general eligibility and other situations, and applications to resume or renounce (give up) Australian citizenship should be lodged at the Canberra Visa and Citizenship office in Australian Capital Territory.
If you are from the West Bank and the Gaza Strip you may find it difficult to travel to Tel Aviv to obtain visa, immigration and citizenship services. You can lodged by post, courier or travel agents. If an interview is required after the lodgement of the application, we will contact you and make the necessary arrangements. If you are in the West Bank/Gaza Strip and Israel we encourage you to use the post, courier, travel agents or our online services.