Services for Australians Overseas
What we can and cannot do
Assisting Australians overseas within limits
Travel information for Australians
Get the latest travel advisories and other traveller hints from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
NOTE: AUSTRALIAN PASSPORT CHANGES
From 1 July 2015 no mailed in passport applications will be accepted.
All applications must be lodged in person.
From 1 July 2015, the cost of an Australian passport lodged overseas will increase by AUD100 (adult) or AUD50 (children).
On-line registration for Australians overseas
We encourage use of this online registration service by Australians planning to reside overseas for extended periods, and those travelling to locations where there are security risks.
Living in Nigeria
- Taxation issues
- International driving permits
- Birth, marriage and death certificates
- Police clearances
- How to register marriage in Nigeria. See also Marriage overseas
- Authentications and apostilles
A gateway to information about Australian benefits, payments and services
Returning to Australia
Handy information for Australians or residents returning from a holiday or moving back to Australia.
Centrelink International Services
Centrelink is the Australian Government agency responsible for the delivery of social welfare payments to eligible customers who are outside of Australia for 13 weeks or more. Please see the Centrelink website for more information.