Following the easing of COVID-19 restrictions, face-to-face citizenship ceremonies have resumed at the City of Port Phillip.

2022 citizenship ceremonies

DateLocation
Wednesday 26 January Australia Day Citizenship Ceremony St Kilda Town Hall Cnr Carlisle St and Brighton Rd, St Kilda. Registration from 10 am Ceremony 11 am to 12 midday
Monday 07 March 

Port Melbourne Town Hall, 333 Bay Street, Port Melbourne. Registration from 6.15 pm. Official Ceremony 7 to 8 pm

Thursday 19 May 

St Kilda Town Hall, Cnr Carlisle St and Brighton Rd, St Kilda. Registration from 6 pm. Official Ceremony 7 to 8 pm

Thursday 21 July 

St Kilda Town Hall, Cnr Carlisle St and Brighton Rd, St Kilda. Registration from 6 pm. Official Ceremony 7 to 8 pm

Thursday 18 August

St Kilda Town Hall, Cnr Carlisle St and Brighton Rd, St Kilda. Registration from 6 pm. Official Ceremony 7 to 8 pm

Thursday 15 September

St Kilda Town Hall, Cnr Carlisle St and Brighton Rd, St Kilda. Registration from 6 pm. Official Ceremony 7 to 8 pm

Tuesday 29 November

St Kilda Town Hall, Cnr Carlisle St and Brighton Rd, St Kilda. Registration from 6 pm. Official Ceremony 7pm to 8 pm

Applicants will receive an invitation direct from the Department of Home Affairs with Ceremony date and details.

Contact numbers for the Department of Home Affairs

131 880 - For citizenship enquiries 

131 881 – For all other immigration general enquiries and information line

Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

Voting by new citizens

All new citizens over the age of 18 are required to enrol to vote. The Australian Electoral Commission will have a desk at each citizenship ceremony.

This enrolment can be completed at the ceremony and entitles new citizens to vote at Commonwealth, State and Local Council elections.

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