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Citizenship Ceremonies

 

Council performs Citizenship Ceremonies approximately three times a year, on Australia Day and two other occasions throughout the year as required.  

The Mayor of the City is the Presiding Officer and is duly authorised by law to conduct a Citizenship Ceremony under the authority of the Minister for Immigration and Border Protection.  

If you require any further information in relation to a citizenship ceremony please call the Mayor’s office on 4993 4210.  

For further information regarding applying for citizenship please contact the Department of Home Affairs on 131 880 or by visiting their web site at http://www.homeaffairs.gov.au.