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The Department of Home Affairs handles enquiries and applications for Australian citizenship.

See Becoming an Australian Citizen

COVID-19 Update

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the restrictions currently in place, the Government is holding online citizenship ceremonies.

The Government will hold online citizenship ceremonies via secure video link, to enable people to continue to become Australian citizens during the coronavirus crisis.

Current health advice around COVID-19 means it is not possible for traditional, in-person citizenship ceremonies to be held.

For more information phone Latrobe City Council 1300 367 700, or the Department of Home Affairs 131 880

Citizenship Ceremony

Citizenship ceremonies are held regularly at Latrobe City Council at the Latrobe City Headquarters at 141 Commercial Road, Morwell

While these ceremonies are held in the Latrobe City Council offices, Latrobe City Council is not responsible for allocating candidates to dates. This is the decision of the Department of Home Affairs.

Dates are currently under review due to COVID-19 pandemic.

If you would like to enquire about  the status of your application or your status in the waiting list, contact the Department of Home Affairs.

For more information visit the Department of Home Affairs website or phone on - 131 880.


Applications and enquiries: 131 880 Ceremonies: 1300 367 700

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