Australian Embassy
Algeria, Chad, Mauritania, Monaco, Morocco

Australian Passport Information

How to obtain / renew an Australian Passport

Appointment bookings

All passport applications must be submitted in person and by appointment only at the Australian Embassy in Paris open to the public from Monday to Friday from 9 to 12 (midday) and from 2pm to 4 pm except during  2017 public holidays.

Appointments can booked on line here. Please ensure you select the Timezone:  (GMT +02:00 Central European Time - Paris, when making a booking).

Information including booking policy is available here.

Appointments are not required for passport collections, enquiries or emergency passports. 

Important Information:

- An Australian Citizen cannot enter Australia on a foreign Passport. (A visa will not be issued to an Australian citizen on their foreign passport).

- A responsible parent must attend an interview on behalf of their child (child presence not required up to the age of 16).

- You should allow up to three weeks to receive a new ordinary passport and up to 2 working days for an emergency passport.

- 10-year validity passports will be issued for children aged 16 or 17.
In addition to the usual requirements for a child passport application, the 16 and 17 year old child must attend the interview along with the lodging parent.

- A proof of residence is required when you lodge a PC8 application.

- Incomplete applications will not be accepted.

- Anyone concerned about ID security / Identity theft, should contact IDCare for further advice :

- Please make direct contact with the Embassy or the passport office in Australia, should you have lost your passport.

Information to help you prepare your passport application prior to lodging it in person at the Embassy in Paris:

What type of Form do I require 

Passport Application Form to be downloaded from the Australian Passport Website :

Instructions for a PC7 Form

Instructions for a PC8 Form

Passports fees

List of approved Guarantors (for use with Form PC8) who have know the applicant for at least twelve months or since birth for new born babies) 

Where to apply in France

Photo guidelines for passport photos which need to be less than six months old

Reporting a lost or stolen passport and applying for an emergency passport

Translation of foreign documents

Link to B11 - General statement by passport applicant - use this form only if requested by the Passport Office

Credit Card Authority Form