Australian Permanent Mission and Consulate-General
Geneva, Switzerland
Address: Chemin des Fins 2, Case Postale 102, 1211 Geneva 19 - Telephone: 022 799 9100 - Fax: 022 799 9178

REGISTRATION OF AUSTRALIAN CITIZENSHIP BY DESCENT

Before you can apply for an Australian passport for your child, he/she must first obtain Australian citizenship. All applications for Australians living in Switzerland are processed through the Australian High Commission in London.

Information and application forms can be obtained from the Department of Immigration and Citizenship.

If the information you need is not online, you may telephone our Europe Service Centre in London, which offers information in English, Croatian, French, German, Hungarian*, Italian, Polish*, Portuguese and Spanish.
 

 

Telephone In Country International
Austria 01 9287 827 +43 1 9287 827
Croatia 01 777 6630 +385 1 777 6630
France 017 215 0067 +33 17 215 0067
Germany 0692 2223 9958 +49 692 2223 9958
Hungary 061 7789 450 +3 61 7789 450
Italy 068 750 0780 +39 068 750 0780
Poland 022 295 3626 +4822 295 3626
Spain 91 114 7390 +3491 114 7390
UK 020 7420 3690 +44 20 7420 3690

International and domestic call charges may vary.
We recommend you confirm the cost with your telephone provider before calling.
 

Opening hours: 10:00 to 17:00 (CET) Monday to Friday
except all UK and some Australian Public holidays.
*Hungarian and Polish language services operate from 14:00 to 16:30 (CET)
Alternatively, use the Online Enquiry Form