Australian passport updating
You must notify us of a change in address if you have an undecided application for a visa with us and you intend to change your residential address for 14 days or more.
You should advise us of a change of address while you hold a visa to assist us to contact you if required.
Credit/Debit card surcharge of 1.95% applicable for card payments.
Only Master card or Visa cards issued in Australia are acceptable Courier Service: IPVSC centres provide a courier service to return your processed applications back to your address at an additional service charge of AUD 19.95 (inclusive of GST) and return by courier for Visa and few Consular Miscellaneous services Application is purely optional service selected for convenience to the applicants SMS Service: Optional SMS service provide you with three SMS updating you in real time on the status tracking of your lodged application at an additional service charge of AUD 1.99 (inclusive of GST) Payment Instructions: Preferred mode of payment At the application centre by Credit Card/EFTPOS At the application centre in Cash Other Payment modes Fees can be paid by Money Order/Postal Order, in favour of, “VFS Services Australia Pty Ltd” For all type of applications, same day pick up requests will incur an additional VFS Global Emergency Processing Fee of Au.00 (inclusive of GST) including interim/complete withdrawal cases.
In compliance with the regulations of International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), only machine readable printed passports are now to be accepted for international travel.
The High Commission of India and Consulates in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth will hence no longer entertain any request for issue of Short Validity Passport/Emergency Passport.
Although this agreement is reciprocal there has been resulting significant net migration from New Zealand to Australia.Migration from New Zealand to Australia is a common phenomenon, given Australia's proximity to New Zealand and cultural links between the two countries.According to the 2011 Census, there were 187,212 people of New Zealand descent in Australia and 483,398 New Zealand-born people residing in the country at the moment of the census, an increase of 24.1 per cent compared to the 2006 Census.New Zealanders in Australia were previously granted permanent residency upon arrival in Australia with, like all permanent residents, immediate access to Australian welfare benefits.When we call you, you may need to confirm your identity.