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.
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.
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Australian citizenship requires you to be a permanent resident of Australia and meet residence requirements. ... Born Overseas to an Australian Citizen Parent;
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.
Australian citizenship. There are two pathways to Austrailan citizenship for Australian migrants, one that involves taking a citizenship test and one that does not.
Having been born in Australia from postwar migrant parents and having been conferred citizenship by birth, then having left Australia at the young age of ten to grow ...
A child born in Australia with at least one parent who is an Australian citizen or a permanent resident, is automatically an Australian citizen. Children born in Australia, and who live their first 10 years in Australia, are also Australian citizens regardless of their parent's immigration status.
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.