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New Zealand Citizens Seeking Australian Citizenship

Our expert lawyers provide assistance for New Zealand citizens to apply for Australian Citizenship, regardless of where you live in Australia

Australian Government Benefits you will become eligible for

New Zealand citizens who are granted Australia Citizenship can become eligible for various Australian government benefits that they would not be eligible for or would have restricted access to with their current visa.

Australian government benefits of greatest significance for successful applicants include:

Centrelink Payment Services

Centrelink Payment Services

National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

HECS-Help for Education

HECS-Help for Education

Find out more about the numerous benefits offered for New Zealand citizens who are granted Australian Citizenship.


Our team of Immigration lawyers:


Our expert team will guide you through the steps required to lodge an Australian Citizenship application. These steps include

We provide a document checklist and a questionnaire to obtain your written instructions.

We complete your Australian Citizenship application and lodge it with the Australian Department of Home Affairs.

We forward you the notification from the Department of Home Affairs with the date and time of your Citizenship interview.

You can then apply for an Australian passport and notify the Australian government of your Citizenship to obtain the benefits offered.

When your application is approved, we will forward you the notification from Australian Department of Home Affairs outlining your Australian Citizenship Ceremony details.

You will be required to make a pledge of commitment to Australia at your Australian Citizenship Ceremony.

You will have all documents including your identity and eligibility confirmed by a government official at the Citizenship interview. Once your documents have been approved, you will be required to complete the Australian Citizenship test (which is delivered in English only).

Our Expert Immigration Legal Team

We have the knowledge, skills, and experience to deliver the best possible outcome for your Australian Citizenship application. You can rest assured that our team will be able to cater to your specific needs and tailor any application accordingly to ensure the greatest likelihood of being granted Australian Citizenship.

Tom Foran Immigration Lawyer
Tom Foran

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Get in touch today to start your citizenship application!


Find out more about the fees associated with the preparation and lodgement of Australian Citizenship applications and other professional services offered.

Per person application

$540 (Government Application Fee)
  • Our Immigration lawyers can process most standard Australian Citizenship applications for a low fixed professional fee.

Child application

$330 /Y
  • Applications for New Zealand citizen children (under 16) start from the low fixed professional fee of $330.

Learn about the application process

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