Citizenship

The Shire of Carnarvon coordinates Australian Citizenship Ceremonies for approved applicants who live within the Shire.

Ceremonies are held at the Shire’s Council Chambers on a regular basis, with a special Ceremony held on Australia Day each year.The Citizenship Ceremony is a solemn act of law, through which you take on a new status and adopt Australia as your home. As Australians you will be members of a community which is democratic and which everyone has an equal right to life, liberty and freedom of opportunity and by becoming Australian Citizens you are showing that you want to belong and that you want to have a say in Australia’s future.

Pledge – Oath or Affirmation

To apply for Australian Citizenship contact the Department of Home Affairs go to https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au to download the necessary forms.