Citizenship pathways and processes

Information and application options for Australian citizenship.

Application options to become an Australian citizen

A list of application options to become an Australian citizen.

Citizenship test

Who needs to sit the test, how to prepare and what happens on the day.

Celebrate being Australian

Australian Citizenship Day, Australia’s Local Hero Award and Australian Citizenship Affirmation ceremonies.


Resume your citizenship

Steps to take if you were an Australian citizen and want to become a citizen again.

Citizenship ceremony

Making the Australian Citizenship Pledge, the final step in becoming an Australian citizen.