Citizenship Information

Becoming an Australian citizen is one of the most important decisions for those who have chosen to make Australia their home.

Cassowary Coast Regional Council is honoured to play a role in ensuring your citizenship ceremony is a meaningful and special experience for you, together with your friends and family.

Citizenship Ceremony 2024



Applying for Citizenship

Enquiries regarding Australian citizenship, applications and approval should be directed to the Department of Home Affairs. The department is open 8.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday and can be contacted directly on 131 880.

Attending a ceremony

Cassowary Coast Regional Council conducts citizenship ceremonies throughout the year. The Department of Home Affairs allocate new citizens to a ceremony and then invitations are distributed by Cassowary Coast Regional Council, via mail and email.

  • 2024 Citizenship ceremonies will be held on the following dates:

    • 19 June
    • 18 September

More information

For more information on citizenship ceremonies, visit the Department of Home Affairs website

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