Australian Embassy
Embassy address: 7th Floor, Fitzwilton House, Wilton Terrace, Dublin 2 - Telephone: +353 1 664 5300 - Fax: +353 1 678 5185

PC7 Renewal Form Instructions

 Passport clients are advised that as of 1 July 2015 ALL Passport application forms (both simplified Adult PC7 and PC8) MUST be lodged in person.
The requirement that all applicants attend an interview is mandated by Australian national standards for identity management.

Please contact the Embassy to schedule an appointment.  Passport appointments are available between 9.00am – 12.30pm and 2.00pm – 3.30pm Monday to Friday. Appointments are not available Tuesdays between 10.30am – 12.00pm and Thursdays between 9.00am – 10.30am.  PLEASE NOTE THAT THE CURRENT WAITING PERIOD FOR AN APPOINTMENT IS TWO WEEKS. Clients are advised not to book their travel before they are in receipt of their travel document.
Please carefully review all of the information provided below BEFORE contacting the Passports Office at the Embassy

Processing time: Please allow for a turnaround time of three weeks provided that your photographs and application form meet all requirements.

PC7 Renewal Forms are a simplified option for adult applicants that are renewing their Australian passport, provided that there are no changes to any of the printed information recorded in the photograph/data page (excluding the photograph). If you require any changes to any information recorded on this page, contact the Dublin Passports Office for further advice.

 You must present your previous Australian Passport. This will be cancelled and returned with your replacement passport. If you are not in possession of your previous passport, you must complete a PC8 Application form.

Photograph Requirements: With the advent of ePassports, a strict photograph criteria is in place. Australian passport photograph requirements differ from Irish Passport requirements. Photographs taken by booth style machines, home digital cameras and black and white photographs are not acceptable. More information can be obtained from the Embassy’s website.

Current Passport Application Fees: FEES CHANGE ON A MONTHLY BASIS.



Type   Ordinary    Frequent Traveller
Adult - 10 year validity   €164.00   €247.00
Minor - 5 year validity   €82.00   €124.00
Senior (age 75 yrs and older) 5 year validity   €82.00   €123.00
Overseas Surcharge adult/senior €66.00    €66.00
Overseas Surcharge minor €33.00    €33.00


Lost or Stolen Fee: One          €73.00
Lost or Stolen Fee: Two  €164.00
Lost or Stolen Fee: Three  €329.00
Registered Post Fees:  1 Passport      €7.50
Registered Post Fees:  2-3 Passports €10.00
Registered Post Fees:  4-5 Passports €12.00