Your first steps in Australia with a Working Holiday Visa

Chapter 8: Applying for a proof of age card

Published: 04-11-2019



Applying for a proof of age card

Instead of carrying your passport around, you can apply for a Proof of age card and use it as a piece of photo ID in Australia. These cards typically show your name, address, date of birth and photo.
Each state/territory has its own application process, but the cards are recognized throughout Australia:

Note that in a few states/territories, the application process can be challenging for newcomers. For instance, in Victoria, someone who has known you for a minimum of 12 months and who is listed on the electoral roll must complete and sign the “Referee’s declaration.”

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