Australian High Commission
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. 

Passports are currently subject to around 10 weeks delivery time so planning well ahead is important.  

These instructions guide you through the process and help ensure your application is complete.

For more information on passport processing please visit the Australian Passport Office website.


STEP 1  -  Complete your application form 

You can either receive the appropriate form by post or download it from the Australian passport office website.


 To receive your form by post

Please call +356 2133 8201 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. You will need to create an account first, and answer a few questions to access the correct form.

STEP 2  -  Obtain Photos & collect required documents


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

If you are unsure which documents are required,
kindly contact us.

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

STEP 3 -  Contact us to book an appointment for an interview:

call +356 2133 8201 or

email: [email protected]

Note: All applications must be submitted in person and by appointment only. Appointments are available between 9.00am to 12.00pm, Tuesday to Friday.


Adult application  

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

Child application

0- 15 year olds are not required to attend the interview. One parent must lodge the application in person.

 16 and 17 years olds 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. Please find the current fees here.  

Please note that we only accept payments by debit or credit card. Cash payments cannot be accepted. 


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. 


  • You will need to obtain a police report from any police station in Malta.
  • Both parents need to provide consent 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.