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Australian Citizenship applications
If you are an Australian citizen and have had a baby overseas, you will need to register your child to obtain a Citizenship by Descent certificate in order to apply for an Australian passport. Information on applying for Australian Citizenship is available on the Citizenship website.
See: Information on Australian citizenship
Application for Australian Citizenship by Descent
See: Form 118 - English (230KB PDF file)
Documents required as part of the Citizenship by Descent application
See: Checklist of requirements – English and Farsi (127KB PDF file)
For Citizenship application fees
See: Citizenship fees
The standard processing time for citizenship by descent applications is 1 month. Information about processing times is available on the Immigration website, along with the department’s Client Service Charter.
See: Client Services Charter
Information for Australian citizens on applying for a passport is available from the Australian Embassy website.
See: Australian Embassy Tehran