Citizenship Ceremonies


Citizenship Ceremony Dates for 2021

  • Tuesday 26 January 
  • Monday 10 May

  • Thursday 29 July

  • Thursday 23 September 

  •  Note: Nillumbik Shire Council is unable to provide you with information about your ceremony date.

Citizenship ceremony invitations

The Department of Home Affairs will schedule you to attend one of the upcoming citizenship ceremony usually within six months from the time your citizenship application is approved, although waiting times may vary. You will be invited to attend your ceremony approximately four weeks before the ceremony.

Attending a citizenship ceremony

Refer to the Department of Home Affairs website for information about attending a citizenship ceremony. You will receive further information from Council regarding the details of the ceremony and information about the registration process.

Citizenship queries

All queries relating to citizenship including applications, date of your ceremony and wait times should be directed to the Department of Home Affairs.