Verifying your identity

Your personal information will be passed to the relevant external organisations shown below and used in accordance with their own privacy policies and legal obligations. You do not need to enter any information directly into these websites as part of your online application.

Identification type



ACT driver’s licence


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NSW driver’s licence/Photo card

Roads and Maritime Services

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QLD driver’s licence

Queensland Transport

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Australian passport 

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

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Non-Australian passport 

Visa Entitlement Verification Online

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Medicare card

Medicare Australia
If you are not already registered for Medicare Online Services, this validation will register you. Once registered for Online Services a letter containing your password will be mailed to the current address recorded with Medicare Australia.

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Australian birth certificate or state-registered marriage certificate

Births, Deaths and Marriages

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