Australian High Commission
Malta
with Non-Resident Accreditation to Tunisia

Australian Passport Applications

Australian passport application for Australians visiting or residing in Malta

 

How to apply

Whether you are renewing your passport or applying for the first time, you will need to complete an application form and submit it in person at our office together with the required documents. 

You should allow approximately three weeks to receive a new passport.

 

 Step by step guide                                                                                                                                                     Notes :

1.  Complete your application form

 

Note: There are 2 types of  form depending on your specific situation: PC7 form or PC8 form 

 

 

You can either receive it by post or download it from the internet.

Receive your form by post

Please call +356 21 338201 during office hours.

!  For a renewal, make sure you have your current passport with you when you call, as we need to check a few details with you

 

Complete the form online and print it

If you have a printer, you can download and print the form from the Australian passport office website ("Overseas Quick guide" tab). You will need to create an account first.

 

2. Obtain Photos & collect required documents

All documents certificates must be original documents, photocopies are not accepted

To confirm which documents are required for your application, kindly contact us.

 

Photos:  Australian passport photos must meet specific standards. See passport photo guidelines here.

 

 

3.  Contact us to book an appointment for an interview:

call +356 2133 8201 or,

email: consular.malta@dfat.gov.au

 

 

Note: all applications must be submitted in person and by appointment only

 

Appointments are between 8.30am to 12.00pm from Monday to Friday

 

Adult application  

Over the age of 18, your application must be lodged in person

 

Children application

0- 15 years old  

They are not required to attend the interview. One parent must lodge the application in person.

 16 and 17 years old 

They must attend the interview, together with the lodging parent.

 

 

Australian Passport fees

Passport applications lodged in Malta are to be paid in Euros.

Passport fees in Euros are subject to change monthly with currency fluctuations, check fees here.  

Please note that we only accept payments by debit or credit card.  

 

Lost and stolen passports

Should your passport be lost or stolen, please report the loss or theft of your passport as soon as possible by contacting us. Depending on your circumstances you can also apply for an emergency or a new passport. 

Important:

  • You will need to obtain a police report from any police station in Malta
  • Both parent’s consent will be required prior to the issue of an emergency passport to a child.
  • It is the responsibility of the holder to ensure the emergency travel document is suitable for entry, transit and exit for any ongoing travel including visa requirements