Citizenship ceremonies

Oath at a citizenship ceremony

Are you a Surf Coast Shire resident who would like to become an Australian citizen? Please visit the Australian Citizenship website for information on the process and to apply.

Australian citizenship ceremonies for 2020 will be held in Surf Coast Shire on:

  • CANCELLED - Wednesday 25 March 2020 - at 5pm at Surf Coast Shire Council (1 Merrijig Drive, Torquay)
  • Wednesday 24 June 2020 - at 5pm at Surf Coast Shire Council (1 Merrijig Drive, Torquay)
  • Wednesday 17 September 2020 - at 5pm at Surf Coast Shire Council (1 Merrijig Drive, Torquay)
  • Wednesday 25 November 2020 - at 5pm at Surf Coast Shire Council (1 Merrijig Drive, Torquay)

Surf Coast Shire Council organises the citizenship ceremonies, but the Department of Home Affairs tells us who gets invited to which ceremony. If you have questions contact them directly on 131 880 or visit the Australian Citizenship website.