Australian High Commission
United Kingdom

Passport services


Applications for Australian passports must be lodged in person with an appointment.

The Passport Office operates an appointment system, there is no walk-in service.  Applicants without an appointment will not be seen so please ensure you contact the office in advance to make an appointment.


Your appointment may be up to 4 weeks from the day you book it


The Passport Office will be conducting passport interviews in Leeds on the 7th and 8th December and in Edinburgh on the 14th and 15th December. Contact us to book an appointment. For more information about our outreach visits click here.


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Adult passport, renewal

Adult passport, have never held an Australian passport

Book an appointment

Child passport (under 18 years of age), apply for their first passport or renew

Contact Us

Frequently Asked Questions

Lodging a passport application in the UK  

Name change, apply for a passport in a new name

Name change, what documents to provide with your application

Outreach passport interviews

Passport fees, processing times and priority service

Passport photo guidelines

Replace a lost, stolen or damaged passport

Report a lost or stolen passport

Validity of passports, entry and exit requirements

Who needs to attend the interview and what to expect