You must be 18 years or over and have a passport that:
was issued when you were aged 16 or older
was issued on or after 1 January 2006
had, when it was issued, at least two years’ validity
has your current name, date of birth, place of birth and gender, and
has not been reported lost, stolen, or cancelled.
If you can answer yes to all to the above, please follow the guide below.
If you don’t meet these criteria, or would prefer to lodge your application in person, please book an appointment at our Embassy in Copenhagen:
1. Complete your renewal application form online
The application must be lodged within six months of completion.
2. Print and sign your application form
Print your application on plain white A4 paper, using black ink only. Make sure your form has printed in full and isn't cut off at the top or bottom of the page.
Sign the form using black pen, within the signature box. Make sure there are no alterations or whiteout on the signature or the date.
Two recent identical colour photos, less than six months old, with your full name written on the back of one photo. Refer to the photo guidelines for more information.
Please do NOT attach the photos to the form as this may damage them.
Complete the payment authorisation form on our fees page.
5. Post your application
Please send your completed application form, passport photos and payment authorisation form to:
Australian Embassy Copenhagen
Dampfærgevej 26, 2nd floor
DK-2100 Copenhagen Ø
Please don't send your passport with your application.
Incomplete applications will cause delays.
6. We'll tell you when your passport is ready
We will email you when your passport has arrived at the Embasssy for you to collect, or with the postage tracking details if you have paid for us to post it to you.
Do I send my current passport with the renewal application?
Updated on 29 September 2022