On behalf of the Department of Home Affairs, Sutherland Shire Council hosts regular citizenship ceremonies to welcome new Australians into our community.

Citizenship ceremonies are by invitation only and not open to the public to attend.

To attend a citizenship ceremony

  • Apply to become an Australian citizen through the Department of Home Affairs
  • Once your application for citizenship has been approved the Department of Home Affairs will email you an invitation to attend your citizenship ceremony.

Frequently asked questions about citizenship ceremonies

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Upcoming citizenship ceremonies

Thursday, 21 September 2023 -  6pm

Thursday, 2 November 2023*

Friday, 26 January 2024*

*  Dates subject to change.

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