This service is for Shire residents only.

Once Council has received advice from the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) that an Application for Australian Citizenship has been accepted, Council Staff will contact the Applicant to arrange a Citizenship Ceremony.  Generally, 26 January, mid March, mid July, and mid October of each year Council holds a Ciizenship Ceremony within its Council meetings.  The Applicant, along with family and friends, can enjoy a professional, friendly ceremony concluded with light refreshments.

For further details please contact our Community Development Officer, Cher Groves, on 9575 5138.  Alternatively check out the DIBP website www.border.gov.au for an array of information, including downloads of forms, pamphlets, and related information.

Citizenship photo Jan 2015