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Citizenship Ceremonies

Meander Valley Council conducts Australian Citizenship Ceremonies on behalf of the Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC).

Council's role is to provide a ceremony where conferees are required to pledge their allegiance to Australia and its laws, after which they receive their Certificate of Australian Citizenship.  The presentation of a Citizenship Certificate is the final step to becoming an Australian Citizen.

Once you have received notification from the Department of Immigration and Citizenship, Council will contact you to arrange a ceremony at the Council Offices at a date and time mutually convenient to the recipient and the Mayor.  These ceremonies can be arranged by contacting Council's Personal Assistant on 0363 935317 or email



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