Passport fees will increase on 1 January 2017 in line with annual CPI indexation as announced in the Government's 2016-17 Budget.
Notarial service fees will also increase from 1 January 2017, following a recommendation from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s Functional and Efficiency Review.
Payment of Passport and Notarial Services at the Australian Office
From 20 to 30 November 2017, the Australian Office will be transitioning to credit card payments in Australian dollar (AUD).
From 1 December 2017, the Australian Office will only accept payment via credit card.
The Australian Office will only accept Visa, MasterCard and American Express cards, and the charges for services will be in AUD. There are no international transaction fees for Australian cards.
Local Visa, MasterCard and American Express cards will also be accepted, however these may attract additional fees. Clients are advised to speak to their card provider regarding additional fees prior to attending their appointment.
Thank you for your cooperation and patience during this time.
ALL PAYMENTS BY CREDIT CARD IN AUSTRALIAN DOLLARS
Neither cash nor cheque payments are accepted.
Please click here for current Passports & Notarials services fees