Citizenship ceremonies are held bi-monthly at the South Perth Community Hall.

The City of South Perth books attendees into a ceremony once citizenship has been granted by the Department of Immigration and Border Control (DIBP).

Becoming an Australian Citizen

If you are planning on becoming an Australian Citizen, find more information at the Department of Immigration & Border Protection’s website or phone 131 880. 

The DIBP will arrange the Australian Citizenship application, interview and approval process.


If you reside within the City and have applied or are thinking about applying for Australian citizenship, please see the below information.

How do I apply for Australian citizenship? When and where are citizenship ceremonies held? How can I find out when my citizenship ceremony will be? What is the waiting time for a ceremony? When will I receive an invitation to a ceremony? How long does the citizenship ceremony run for? I have lost my citizenship certificate, what should I do? Do children need to attend citizenship ceremonies?

Contact us

For more information about citizenship ceremonies, please contact the City.