This step will allow you to access and download an application form already filled in with information recorded by the passport office. Pay the applicant's fee at the post office when the application is lodged.Telephone the Australian Passport Information Service, if you lack Internet service, at 13-12-32 and answer the same questions. Complete the form and make an appointment at the post office. Cash, EFTPOS or credit cards are accepted, but they will not accept checks.If you are 75 or older, the fees drop to 0 for a 32-page passport and 0 for the frequent traveler's version.Expect your passport to be sent out by registered mail.
Renewing your Australian passport is a moderately easy process, but you must allow adequate time for the proper paperwork to clear before you leave the country.
In Australia, the cost of 2 photos to submit with your application is .99 AUD for physical prints and .99 AUD for digitally emailed copies.
For Australian citizens the visa requirements are administrative entry restrictions.
Applications are generally processed in about 10 working days but for an extra the passport office will provide a priority service within two working days' turnaround.
Keeping your Australian passport accurate and up to date is essential for making sure you always have valid identification.