Canberra Passport Office

Document legalisations (apostilles and authentications) and Certificate of No Impediment to Marriage for the ACT are provided through the Australian Passport Office in Canberra between the hours of 8.30am and 1.00pm Monday to Friday.

Further information

Passports

Please note payment is accepted by EFTPOS (in person) or credit card (Visa or MasterCard) only.

You can lodge your application for an Australian Passport at an Australia Post outlet.

In certain circumstances you may lodge your application at our Passport Office. Lodgement is by appointment only. Please phone 131 232 to schedule your appointment.

Passport services

Authentications, Apostilles and Certificates of No Impediment

Refer to the Legalising documents page for forms, costs and other important information. Documents lodged through the mail are processed in Sydney and Melbourne.

Address

  • R G Casey Building
    Sydney Avenue
    Barton ACT

Office hours

  • 8:30am to 1:00pm Monday to Friday document legalisations, authentications and Apostilles and Certificates of No Impediment to Marriage
  • 8:30am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday (passport services)

Postal address (for authentications, apostilles or Certificates of No Impediment to Marriage)

  • Australian Passport Office
    Authentication Section
    PO Box 2239
    MELBOURNE VIC 3001

or

  • Australian Passport Office
    Authentication Section
    PO Box 2239
    SYDNEY NSW 2000

Last Updated: 10 July 2014