Council's Response to COVID19

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To become an Australian citizen, an application must first be lodged with the Department of Immigration & Border Protection. Information can be accesssed here

The final step in the journey to become an Australian Citizen is to make the Pledge of Commitment at a citizenship ceremony. Citizenship ceremonies are special events and are arranged by Council.  They fulfill requirements under Australian law. They also provide an important opportunity to officially welcome new citizens as full members of the Australian community.

The Regional Council of Goyder conducts conferral ceremonies for approved Australian Citizenship applicants residing in the council area. Ceremonies are arranged when the Council is advised by the Department of Home Affairs about citizenship applications, citizenship ceremonies and citizenship certificates can be adddressed to the Department of Home Affairs by phone to 131 881 or via their website here

NamePledgeCountry of BirthDate Conferred
Craig HudsonPledgeUnited Kingdom17.12.2019
Sohelia MahmoudiPledge-17.09.2017
Javad MoradtalabPledge 17.09.2017
Mhavrick Harris-LightPledgePhilippines16.05.2017
Imelda Harris-LightPledgePhilippines16.05.2017
Wietske Coop--17.05.2016
Anita Wastell--20.09.2016
Ramanpreet KoharOathIndia21.10.2014
Tanvir Kohar--21.10.2014
Tamanna Meet Kaur-India21.10.2014
Bachittar KoharOathIndia21.10.2014
Paolo VitozziOathItaly16.09.2014
Heather TinsmanOathUnited States15.07.2014
Megan BowdenAffirmationUnited States21.01.2014
Carole BaileyOathUnited Kingdom21.01.2014
Barrie BaileyOathUnited Kingdom21.01.2014
Helen MorrisOathPapua New Guinea17.09.2013
Katrin WeissAffirmationGermany, Federal Republic of07.06.2013
German BogaleAffirmationGermany, Federal Republic of07.06.2013
Wilhelm DobrzinskiAffirmationNetherlands17.07.2012
Concepcion MangueraAffirmationPhilippines15.05.2012
Margarita LagyopOathPhilippines18.10.2011
Paul Manguera-Philippines10.09.2011
Princess Manguera-Philippines10.09.2011
Lhord Manguera-Philippines10.09.2011
Renato Manguera-Philippines10.09.2011
Rogeilo Aves-Unknown27.05.2011
Michelle Aves-Unknown27.05.2011
Mark Aves-Unknown27.05.2011
Rocky Lagyop-Philippines-
Almira Lagyop-Philippines-
Eden Lagyop-Philippines-
Alberto Lagyop-Philippines-
Rachel WhiteOathUnited Kingdom28.09.2010
Ethan White-United Kingdom28.09.2010
Jordan White-United Kingdom28.09.2010
Jefferson WhiteOathUnited Kingdom28.09.2010