To get your photograph and fingerprints taken, you must go to one of our offices that has the right equipment. If you have included your family members in your application, they should all get their photographs and fingerprints taken at the same time.
If applying in Australia: you need to make an appointment with one of the following offices.
Australian Capital Territory||
New South Wales||
ACT and Regions Office|
3 Lonsdale Street
Braddon ACT 2612
Sydney CBD Office|
26 Lee Street
Sydney NSW 2000
40 Cavenagh Street
Darwin NT 0800
299 Adelaide Street Brisbane Qld. 4000
85 Spence Street
Cairns Qld 4870C
70 Franklin Street
Adelaide SA 5000
188 Collins Street
Hobart Tas. 7000
Melbourne CBD Office|
2 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne Vic. 3000
Wellington Central 836 Wellington Street
West Perth WA 6005
If applying from outside Australia: you need to make an appointment with an:
- Australian Visa Application Centre
- Australian Biometrics Collection Centre
- Australian Mission (if applicable).
Contact and hours of operation information is available at
Countries and visa subclasses included in the biometrics programme.
These facilities are for the purposes of Australian visas. If you require fingerprint collection or a photograph to support another countries application you need to contact the embassy or consulate of that country.