I - Become an Australian citizen (by conferral):
 

 This is for:

 Australian permanent residents aged 18-59

  • children aged 16 or 17
  • children 15 years or younger applying with a parent or guardian
  • Commonwealth Child Migration Scheme migrants
  • eligible New Zealand citizens
  • partners or spouses of an Australian citizen
  • refugees or humanitarian migrants

 2. Person 60 years or over

 This is for: 

  • permanent residents aged 60 years or over
  • Commonwealth Child Migration Scheme migrants
  • eligible New Zealand citizens
  • partners or spouses of an Australian citizen
  • refugees or humanitarian migrants

 

II - Become an Australian citizen (by descent)
  • people born overseas to a parent who is or was an Australian citizen and for parents to register a child born overseas