Becoming an Australian citizen is one of the most important decisions you can make.
Local governments have an important role to play in ensuring that citizenship ceremonies are a meaningful experience for people who have chosen to make Australia their home. Each year, the Council conducts a number of citizenship ceremonies - the largest being held on Australia Day.
Initial enquiries regarding Australian citizenship, applications and approval should be directed to:
Application forms are available from Australia Post offices.
When an application is approved, the Department advises Council which arranges for the person to attend a formal ceremony.