Our locations and services
Document legalisations (apostille and authentications) and Certificate of No Impediment to Marriage for New South Wales are provided through the Australian Passport Office in Sydney between the hours of 8.30am and 1.00pm Monday to Friday.
Sydney Passport Office
You can lodge your application for an Australian Passport at an Australian Post outlet.
In certain circumstances you may lodge at our Passport Office.
Lodgement is by appointment only. Please note payment is accepted by EFTPOS (in person) or credit card (Visa or MasterCard) only.
Please phone the Australian Passport Information Service on 131 232 for enquires regarding your application and to schedule your appointment.
Phone: 131 232 (8am to 8pm Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5pm Weekends and most public holidays)
Authentications, Apostilles and Certificates of No Impediment
Refer to the Legalising documents page for forms, costs and other important information.
Telephone: 1300 935 260
26 Lee Street (near Central Station)
SYDNEY NSW 2000
Postal address (for authentications, apostilles or Certificates of No Impediment to Marriage)
Australian Passport Office
GPO Box 2239
SYDNEY NSW 2001
8:30am – 4:00pm, Monday to Friday (Passports)
9:00am – 1:00pm, Monday to Friday (authentications and apostilles)
Newcastle Passport Office
The Newcastle Passport Office no longer provides document legalisation services (authentications or apostilles). Please attend in person or mail your documents to the Sydney Passport Office.
77 Hunter Street
(Corner of Hunter Street and Bolton Street - entrance on Bolton Street)
Newcastle NSW 2300
Fax:(02) 4923 9393
8:30am – 4:00pm, Monday to Friday.
For visits, events and business briefings, contact:
NSW State Office
Please note: the NSW State Office does not process Authentications, Apostilles and CNIs
Level 10, Angel Place
123 Pitt Street
Sydney NSW 2000
(between Martin Place and Hunter Street)
Phone: (02) 9356 6222
Fax: (02) 9356 4238
9:00am – 5:00pm, Monday to Friday.