Australian Embassy
Turkey, Azerbaijan, Georgia


Citizenship by Descent

The Australian Embassy in Ankara processes application for Australian Citizenship by descent for children residing in Turkey, Georgia and Azerbaijan who were born overseas to an Australian citizen.

Please click here to determine whether you or your child are eligible for Australian citizenship by descent.

Priority Processing will be given to people who lodge complete applications on-line using an ImmiAccount. To create or log in to an ImmiAccount please click here.

You can also apply on paper application Form 118 - Application for Australian citizenship by descent.

Information on fees can be found here on the department’s website.


If you are an Australian permanent resident and believe that you are eligible for Australian citizenship please consult the Citizenship Wizard on department’s website here for information on eligibility and how to apply. Please note that these applications are made in Australia.