Children born in Australia automatically acquire Australian citizenship if at least one parent is an Australian citizen or permanent resident at the time of the child's birth.
If your baby is born outside Australia and at least one parent is an Australian citizen by descent and that parent was present in Australia lawfully for at least 2 years before your baby’s citizenship registration, your baby is eligible for Australian citizenship by descent.
A child born in Australia (and who is not otherwise an Australian citizen) and who lives in Australia automatically acquires Australian citizenship on his or her 10th birthday, if the child has not been granted or otherwise acquired Australian citizenship in the meantime.
Register your child born overseas as a citizen. How to apply for Australian citizenship for your child who was born outside Australia. Give up your citizenship.
If your parent was also born in Australia on or after 20 August 1986, you will need to provide their full birth certificate issued by an Australian Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages (RBDM) plus a grandparent's Australian birth certificate issued by an Australian RBDM or their Australian citizenship certificate.
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Was an Australian Citizen at the time of your birth and you were born outside Australia on or after 26 January 1949. (If you were born prior to that date, then ensure your parent was born or naturalized in Australia before your date of birth); OR.
Information on Australian citizenship if you were born outside Australia and at least one of your parents was an Australian citizen when you were born.