Citizenship

Any enquires in relation to the 'application' for Citizenship should be directed to the Department of Immigration and Border Protection in the first instance by contacting the Australian Citizenship Line on 131 880 or by logging onto their website.

Application Forms

Council no longer issues copies of any citizenship application forms.   All up-to-date forms can be downloaded directly from the Departement's website or by contacting the Australian Citizenship Line on 131 880.

Ceremony Dates

The Department of Immigration and Border Protection notifies Council when there is a sufficient number of candidates to conduct a ceremony.   Council then determines a suitable date and invites Members of Parliament and Elected Members to attend.  The Department of Immigration and Border Protection issues invitations to eligible candidates.

Ceremony Venues

Council alternates the use of venues when holding a Ceremony between the Port Adelaide Enfield Town Hall, 34 Nile Street, Port Adelaide and the Enfield Community Centre, 540 Regency Road, Enfield.

All Ceremonies performed by the City of Port Adelaide Enfield are free.

Passports

Contact your local Post Office.

Electoral Enrolment

Candidates 17 years and over are eligible to enrol on the Federal and State electoral roll.  Although only those candidates 18 years and over are eligible to vote.   Voting is compulsory in Federal and State elections.

For further information on this topic, or if you have any questions, please call our helpful Customer Services team on 8405 6600 or send us an email.
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