Citizenship Regulations 2002

12 Register of persons granted citizenship


There must be set up and maintained within the Department a register of persons who are granted citizenship.


The purpose of the register is to provide a record of persons who have acquired citizenship by grant.


If a person registered as having been granted citizenship has renounced or been deprived of citizenship, the Secretary must cause an appropriate entry of the matter to be inserted in the register.

Regulation 12(1A): inserted, on 16 November 2006, by regulation 5 of the Citizenship Amendment Regulations 2006 (SR 2006/324).