Australian High Commission
United Kingdom
High Commission address: Australia House, Strand, London WC2B 4LA


All applicants need an appointment to lodge their application.  Appointments can be made by telephoning the Australian High Commission on 020 7887 5816 between 9am and 12 midday Monday - Friday.

Outreach Visits - Edinburgh 11 and 12 June and Bristol 15 and 16 June

The Passport Office will be conducting passport interviews in Edinburgh and Bristol in June. Interviews are by appointment only and are limited. Please contact the Passport Office at the Australian High Commission in London to make an appointment.


Please note, an 'Overseas Application Fee' will be applied to passport applications lodged overseas on or after 1 July 2015.  This is in addition to the normal application fee for an Australian passport (click on link below for current fees).  The fee for adult (including senior) applications will be $100 and for child applications will be $50 in 2015.  The fee will be indexed annually in accordance with CPI (on 1 January).


Important updates to passport applications

Lodging a passport application in the UK  

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Are you reporting a lost or stolen passport?

Current Passport Fees, Processing times and Priority service

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Child's passport

Must be lodged in person by a parent or person with parental responsibility for applicant - child is not required to attend interview

PC8 click here

First adult passport


Must be lodged in person


PC7 click here 

(for those whose previous child passport was issued when they were 16 or 17)

PC8 click here

(for all other applicants applying for their first adult passports)

Adult renewal

Lodge by mail

PC7 click here

Replacement of lost, stolen or seriously damaged passport

Must be lodged in person

PC8 click here

Replacement of emergency passport or other limited validity document

Must be lodged in person

PC8 click here

First passport since resuming AUSTRALIAN citizenship

Must be lodged in person

PC8 click here

Name Changes

Must be lodged in person

More information on Name Changes.

PC8 click here