Australian High Commission
United Kingdom

Instructions for lodging a passport

All passport applications must be lodged in person.

The Passport Office in London operates an appointment system. You will not be seen without an appointment.


All passport applicants must present a fully completed application to the interview, this includes a printed application form, original supporting documents and identification. Incomplete applications are not accepted


Appointments can only be made by calling 020 7887 5816 (0900 - 1200 Monday - Friday).

To ensure the correct appointment is made for you, you may find it more efficient if you complete your application form, prior to making an appointment.

Opening Hours 0900 - 1600 Monday - Friday

Passport Office
Australian High Commission
Australia House

The Passport Office (and the Australian High Commission) will be closed on the following UK and Australian public holidays.

Applying in the UK if you normally reside outside of the UK 

Change of name

Frequently asked questions

Guarantor of applicant

Supplementary forms

Who needs to attend the interview and what to expect


The Passport Office undertakes outreach passport interviews at locations around the UK from time to time. Visit our outreach passport interviews page for more information.


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