Australian Citizenship

Australian citizenship is broken into 5 main categories:

  1. Citizenship by Conferral
  2. Citizenship by Descent
  3. Citizenship by Adoption
  4. Evidence of Citizenship
  5. Resume Citizenship

Citizenship information that is relevant to New Zealand citizens

For the purposes of applying for Australian citizenship, New Zealand citizens must meet certain criteria in order to be eligible to apply.

New Zealand citizens must be either:

  1. Be a person who holds a permanent visa e.g. subclass 801, 189, 155 (RRV); or
  2. Be an eligible New Zealand citizen (ENZC); or
  3. If they are not ENZC, they must hold a Special Category visa, subclass TY444 at the time an application is lodged;


they must satisfy the prescribed residency requirements and other criteria including:

  • Character requirements
  • Knowledge of Australia (Citizenship test)
  • Language requirement (English)
  • Close and continuing link to Australia

A step by step guide on how to apply for Australian citizenship is set out on the Department of Home Affairs website

Although the process may seem straight forward, complications are not uncommon.


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  1. Expert Guidance: Our team of experienced registered migration experts are dedicated to guiding you through every step of the process, ensuring your application meets all requirements.
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  3. Effortless Process: We understand that your life is already busy. Let us take the burden off your shoulders by managing your entire application process. Relax and leave the paperwork and dealings with the Department of Home Affairs to us!
  4. Tailored Solutions: Every case is unique, and we recognise that. Our personalised approach ensures that your application is customised to suit your individual circumstances.
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  • Citizenship Applications
  • Document Preparation
  • Application Submission and Follow-Up
  • Advocacy
  • Prepaing Robust Submissions & Responses where appropriate
  • Appeals to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal
  • Experts in Character Cases and Natural Justice Responses for Citizenship Applications
  • Dealing with Complex Matters

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