Citizenship ceremonies

Initial applications to become an Australian citizen need to be lodged with the Department of Home Affairs by phoning 13 18 80.

Please note that the Town only facilitates citizenship ceremonies and that the Department of Home Affairs is responsible for ceremony allocations.

Inquiries regarding an upcoming ceremony can be directed to the Town on (08) 9285 4300.

All other inquiries about your application for Australian citizenship should be directed to the Department of Home Affairs.

2020 citizenship ceremonies 

The Town conducts citizenship ceremonies throughout the year. The frequency of ceremonies depends on the number of approved applications from the Department of Home Affairs.

Ceremonies are officiated by the Town's Mayor. Invitations to citizenship ceremonies candidates are forwarded to candidates at least one month prior.

Town of Claremont citizenship ceremonies  are held in the Council Chambers at Number One Claremont, 308 Stirling Hwy.

Dates for the Town's 2020 Citizenship ceremonies are:

  • Sunday, 26 January  at 9.30am
  • Wednesday, 25 March at 10am
  • Wednesday, 13 May at 10am 
  • Thursday, 17 September at 10am
  • Wednesday, 28 October at 10am