Questions tagged [australian-citizens]

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Are Australian 35x45mm passport photos accepted for Chinese visas? [duplicate]

The Chinese embassy in Australia publishes a very strict set of guidelines regarding acceptable passport photos. They vary subtly but distinctly from the rules for regular passport photos in ...
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Can my non-Australian spouse enter the Australian embassy with me?

I'm an Australian citizen living in the US1 and I need to renew my Australian passport. As of July 1st 2015 I need to visit an Australian embassy2 in person in order to complete this task. However ...
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AUS/UK dual citizen entering the UK on AUS visa with student visa and taking partner as dependant [closed]

I've been accepted on a full scholarship to do my Doctorate in the UK in Oxbridge. I am a UK/AUS citizen but my partner is only an AUS citizen. Can I apply to enter the UK under my AUS passport with ...
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I am a citizen of three countries. I am going to travel to not two but all three countries. How do I book the tickets, on which passports? [duplicate]

Australia to South Africa to Morocco. All travels are 4-5 days apart. So which ticket do I book with which passport? Which passport do I use to enter and exit to the next country?
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In which countries are Australian citizens legally allowed to work while visiting as a tourist besides New Zealand and Georgia?

I know as an Aussie I'm allowed to work while vising Georgia as I did so in 2011/12. I also know I'm allowed to work in New Zealand as Australians are granted a special status there. But are there ...
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Dual nationality, Australian + British. Can I return to Australia if I only have UK passport and Australian citizenship form?

I have dual Australian/British nationality and have been living in the UK for the past 8 years. I currently only have a British passport but still have my Australian citizenship document. My sister ...
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UK visit visa ban after becoming an Australian national [duplicate]

I've been banned from the UK for 10 years for not providing full information. Now I am an Australian citizen. Does this ban still exist? Any guidance will be appreciated.
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Will 6 months on a visitor visa affect an application for a Youth Mobility Scheme Visa? [closed]

As an Australian currently visiting the UK on a standard 6-month visa-free entrance and staying as a tourist for almost all the allowed 6-month period. I have decided I would like to stay longer and ...
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Is there a way for an Australian citizen to retrieve their passport number online?

Is there any Australian government website where a citizen who needs their passport number but doesn't have access to their passport can find out their passport number? I've been looking through ...
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Am I allowed to re-enter the US using an emergency Australian passport?

Unfortunately my Australian passport was stolen on New Year's, and as such I am now in possession of an emergency passport, which is not eligible for an ESTA. Travel plans see me travelling to Mexico ...
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Dependent Australian child Deported from Bali to Malaysia as transit [closed]

I failed to renew my son's Visa due forgetfulness. So now he has to be deported but on a 'Blue' stander. (Which he can come back to Indonesia) any time. He is Australian. Due to Mt Agung Volcano ...
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Australian/Japanese passport holder entering Japan

I am just over the age of 22 and taking a 1 week trip to Japan. I have different surnames on my Australian and Japanese passports like so: Mary Jane Smith Mary(Jane) Suzuki(Smith) and I have ...
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Fastest way for Australian to get Brazil Visa

I am due to fly into Brazil leaving Melbourne on 30th October, arriving in Rio on the 1st November. I've been trying to find a way to get a visa this week. I am willing to pay extensive costs to do ...
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USA ESTA Visa time if I went to London as well

I am an Australian citizen, my boyfriend has secured a working visa for USA however I can only enter without a visa. If I travel to London for a couple of weeks when my visa-free period of stay runs ...
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Can Australians travel in certain Schengen countries for 90 days each? [duplicate]

I was recently informed by the Dutch immigration department that Australian and New Zealand citizens can travel to a large number of countries within Europe for 90 days each, essentially bypassing the ...
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Travel to Cuba from LA for non US residents [duplicate]

We are Australians planning a trip to Cuba. We can now fly direct from LA but are worried that we might not be allowed to board, even with a visa. Dies anyone know the current situation?
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Aussie visiting and re-visiting the UK visa-free [duplicate]

If I am an Australian entering the UK without a visa and I travel back and forth between EU and UK during the 6 months, will I be free to get another 6-month stay beyond the last day of the 6 month ...
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Can an Australian re-enter Australia with an expired passport?

I am Australian, currently living in Madrid for just over a year now, and I want to return to Australia permanently around mid-September. I just realized my passport expires in late July and the ...
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Coming back in Reunion (French but not Schengen) and Germany (Schengen)

My daughter visited me from September 4, 2016 to January 24, 2017. She is Australian, she didn't need a visa (Australians may stay 3 months without visa). But she needed to stay a little bit more, ...
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Vist US for 90 days ( VWP), leave and return for 70 more days; is that a problem? [duplicate]

I'm an Australian citizen who, after graduation, wants to spend 6 months travelling, most of that in US, and return for a graduate job in Australia after that 6 months. My plan was to use the Visa ...
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Australian with P2 license hiring car in Spain

I'm looking to hire a car in Spain. I called Avis there and they said you can't drive in Spain with an Australian provisional license but the guy on the phone wasn't really sure what it is and ...
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Can an Australian fly from the US to Cuba?

Is it possible to get a direct flight from USA to Cuba if you're not a citizen of either country? I know that to fly out of the US you need to have applied for a Visa which you then pay for and pick ...
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Australian wants to enter the UK after EU study visa expiration

I have been studying in Italy on a student visa which expired yesterday. I plan to enter the UK the day after tomorrow. I was imagining I would have 6 months as a tourist in the UK, starting from the ...
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If I am now a Australian citizen and I still have a NZ passport [duplicate]

If I am now an Australian citizen and I still have a NZ passport, can I travel on my NZ passport?
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Consular assistance for Australians in Crimea

One concern I have about visiting Crimea is whether I can receive consular assistance. The Australian government does not recognise Russia's control of Crimea, and that limits the ability of it to ...
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Can I, a non US resident, fly from Havana to Miami without special authorization?

I am an Australian citizen visiting the USA using the Visa Waiver Program next week. I have flights booked Houston → Mexico City → Havana → Miami. As far as I understand I will be fine getting into ...
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Overstayed my USA visa for less than six months and was denied reentry

I am an Australian citizen and was studying in the US for four years, then applied for Optional Practical Training. I went to visit Canada, and when I tried to return, in 2014, they denied me entry ...
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Can you volunteer on the B1/B2 visa? [duplicate]

I'm an Australian Citizen who has been invited to volunteer in the States for 3 1/2 months with a letter of invitation. I will not be getting paid, all food and accommodation are covered by them and ...
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What visa does an Australian need to complete an unpaid internship in New York?

I am struggling to work out the appropriate visa to apply for. My situation is as follows: I am an Australian citizen. I am currently completing my Masters of Social work in Australia as a full-...
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Australian citizens' internship in France [closed]

As an Australian, do I need a Schengen visa for doing four months internship in France?
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Can I re-enter the US after a visit to Mexico if my VWP admission period expired?

I am an Australian traveling through the states visa-free. My admission period is coming to an end in Mid-feb. I have pushed my return flight to drive down to Mexico around the time my admission ...
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Does an Australian citizen need an eTA for Canada for a 15-hour transit layover not leaving the airport?

I'm Australian and flying this afternoon from China to Mexico with a long layover in Vancouver. I kind of knew Canada had this eTA thing but assumed I wouldn't need such a thing as an Australian who'...
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Are visa-free nationals likely to receive the full 180 days stay in Mexico on arrival at the airport in Mexico City, or is it not straightforward?

I haven't been to Mexico since 2008 but I'm about to book a flight from China. I'm an Australian citizen. I would like to stay from around Christmas/New Year until about the start of Semana Santa (...
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What period of time must pass until a removed person can re-enter the UK?

A friend, an Australian citizen, was removed from the UK after being caught overstaying by 15 years. She was arrested at a MOT inspection point and was found to be in the United Kingdom illegally. ...
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Am I required to renew my passport after losing 20Kg?

My passport photo was taken 6 years ago. I had no problem travelling with it, but I look very different now. I lost roughly 20Kg, which sort of changed my facial features, and recently I have had eye ...
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Am I eligible to travel to the Netherlands on a 6 month university exchange using the WHS?

I'm going to Holland in a couple of months on an exchange with my university, and have been advised that I can simply apply for a WHS (working holiday scheme) visa on arrival, as opposed to going for ...
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US B-2 Visa for Australian currently in the US with ESTA

I am an Australian citizen, currently a tourist in the United States, with ESTA approval for a 90-day stay. My girlfriend is also an Australian citizen; however, she has permanent residency and now ...
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Australian citizen in US for internship - Visa requirements? would ESTA be okay?

I've been offered an amazing internship for the duration of two months for a NFP in America, but they want me to start in two weeks. Applying for a J1 visa obviously takes longer than that (4-6 weeks ...
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Should I skip UK altogether and wait 6 months before re-entry?

I am an Australian citizen. My United Kingdom (UK) Youth Mobility Visa (YMV) ended late July 2016 and I left on the correct date. I am now in the Republic of Ireland (ROI) on a 90 day visa. This visa ...
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90 day visa waiver for the US want to re-enter shortly after for a few days

I'm an Australian citizen travelling to the US (first time) in early December. .. I will be sightseeing and visiting friends in the Washington DC and NY area. I will be arriving on December 2nd (can't ...
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ESTA and multiple nationalities + using different passports at check in and immigration [duplicate]

Just signed up and this is my first question. I have recently become a citizen of Australia and will be traveling back to the US again soon. I already have an ESTA on my European passport however ...
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When am I eligible to return to UK post Youth Mobility Visa?

Would I have permission to go back to UK for a few weeks, after 6 months (post Youth Visa expiry), had passed? Notes: I have never overstayed in any country, I have never been refused entry in any ...
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Does an Australian need a visa to enter the UK? [duplicate]

Do I need a visa or stamp to enter UK from the Republic of Ireland? I have a 90-day tourist visa stamped in my passport on arrival. If I get the bus from Dublin to Belfast, and then a flight from ...
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How long before I can re-enter the UK after Youth Mobility?

I complied with the rules by leaving after 2 years in UK and didn't overstay. It's been 3 months since I exited UK. I flew to the Republic of Ireland and have been a tourist doing unpaid writing and ...
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Are Australians allowed to visit Nauru as tourists?

Are Australians allowed to visit Nauru as tourists? I heard media reports a while ago about restrictions on Australians and New Zealanders. Neither smartraveller.gov.au nor New Zealand's Safe Travel ...
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US to AUS dual national

I recently became a citizen of Australia and am now a dual national (USA). I exited Australia on my American passport due to lack of preparation (in the middle of interstate move) and I failed to do ...
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Australian citizen married to UK citizen both living in Australia

My question is specific to visiting France. I (Australian citizen) and my dual nationality (UK/Australian) husband, both resident in Australia, want to spend more than 3 months in France next year. ...
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Mozambique visa on arrival for Australian citizen

Can you get a visa on arrival for Mozambique as an Australian citizen?
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Is a flight from KL sufficient proof of onward travel from Singapore?

Flying from Bali Denpasar to Singapore in a few days. We have nothing booked yet, but we're planning on taking a bus / train to Malacca and then on to KL, from where we fly to Phuket. Should I try ...
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What proof of identity documents do I need to apply for an Australian Passport in Australia? [closed]

I am an Australian Citizen (also British Citizen, born in the UK) and I am moving back to Australia from the UK. I want to apply for an Australian Passport when I get there. I have my Australian ...