Eligibility for Australian citizenship may be based on your own circumstances or those of your parents. These questions help us determine whether you may be eligible to apply for Australian citizenship and the type of application that best suits you.
For questions about your parent, please answer for just one of your parents - an Australian one if possible. If you are using the Citizenship Wizard to find information for someone else, answer the questions as if you are that person.
Please answer all questions. The provides helpful information for each question.
Please select whether you ordinarily lived in Australia between the time you were born and your 10th birthday. This means you usually lived in Australia and considered Australia to be your home throughout that period.
You can call the Citizenship Information Line to discuss your personal circumstances or to get forms and further information. In Australia, telephone 131 880 between 8:30 am and 4:30 pm Monday to Friday.
Callers requiring language assistance can call the Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS) on 131 450.
Callers who have a hearing, speech or communication impairment can contact us through the National Relay Service (NRS).
Text phone (TTY) or modem callers should contact the NRS on 133 677.
Callers using Speech to Speech Relay (SSR) can contact the National Relay Service (NRS) on 1300 555 727.
Based on information provided by you, the Citizenship Wizard suggests which application type may suit your personal circumstances, but does not suggest that your application will be approved.
You may be eligible to apply for citizenship using application types other than those suggested by the Citizenship Wizard. The Citizenship Wizard is not a substitute for your own judgement, own enquiries and/or independent advice. The Commonwealth of Australia does not guarantee the accuracy, currency or completeness of any material in the Citizenship Wizard.
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