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To renew an Australian passport, you will need to complete the Australian Passport Renewal Application Form. Here are the steps to follow:
1. Visit the official website of the Australian Passport Office (https://www.passports.gov.au/).
2. Go to the "Passport Renewal" section of the website.
3. Read the information provided about passport renewal eligibility and requirements.
4. Download the Australian Passport Renewal Application Form (Form PC7) from the website.
5. Print the form and fill it out completely and accurately. Make sure to sign and date the form.
6. Gather the required supporting documents, which may include your current/expired passport, passport-sized photos, and proof of identity/address.
7. Take two identical passport-sized photos that meet the specifications mentioned on the application form.
8. Make a payment for the passport renewal fee. The fee can be paid online or in person at a participating Australia Post outlet.
9. Submit the completed application form, supporting documents, and payment to the Australian Passport Office.
- If you are applying by mail, send the application and supporting documents to the address specified on the application form.
- If you are applying in person, visit a participating Australia Post outlet or a Passport Office location.
10. Wait for your new passport to be processed and delivered to you. The processing time can vary, so it's advisable to check the current processing times on the official website.
Note: If you are outside Australia at the time of passport renewal, you will need to apply through an Australian diplomatic or consular mission in your country of residence.
It's important to review the official Australian Passport Office website for the most up-to-date and accurate information regarding the renewal process, requirements, fees, and processing times.