Persian Citizen Services

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Divorce Registration between Iranian Couples


In the following cases, the divorce application must be pursued through the Iranian courts (in person or by appointing a lawyer):

  • The couple has not agreed to file for formal divorce at the embassy or does not have the necessary documents to file for formal divorce in Australia.
  • One party is not willing to file for divorce or is not present in Australia, and the Australian court has issued a unilateral divorce order at the request of one of the spouses.

If you need help registering a divorce in Iran, contact us on 02 9002 5512.

We can assist you to lodge your divorce registration application, please note that the following documents are required to register your divorce application on the Mikhak website:

  • Obtaining tracking code
  • Original local divorce order issued by an Australian court and approved by the Australian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
  • Original Islamic divorce certificate issued by an Islamic centres in Australia approved by the Iranian Embassy in Australia
  • Original marriage certificate of the couple or providing a copy of the first 5 pages of the marriage certificate if not available.
  • A completed divorce registration from for men
  • A completed divorce registration from for women
  • copies of the bio page of Iranian passport of the couple
  • Original birth certificates ( Shenasnameh) of the couple
  • Copies of national ID Card if available
  • An Australian valid visa or proof of residency more info

Process Overview

1st Step

Booking an Appointment

If you wish to register your divorce and obtain your divorce certificate, you need to book an appointment and visit our office in- person in Parramatta.

Every session could last between 1 and 1.5 hours.

Booking an appointment is mandatory as we do not provide walk-in services. To schedule an appointment, you can call us at 02 9002 5512 or you can send us an email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Please attend in our centre at the agreed time. In most cases, if you delay for more than 10 minutes , we need to reschedule your appointment as providing services may interfere with our other appointments.

We endeavor to finalise your application in one session.

2nd Step

Collecting Documents

Please gather the required documents listed in the relevant section on this page and make sure to bring along the originals when visiting us in person.

If any documents are missing or you do not have access to them, please discuss document deficiencies over the phone before attending our office as this may delay the process of your application.

3rd Step

Obtaining Tracking Code

At our appointment, we provide you all the necessary advice on your registration at the Mikhak website and we complete all of the predefined steps about processing your application

We will upload your documents on the website; submit your application and print out the tracking code which is an essential requirement for processing your application.

4th Step

Paying the Associated Fees

Depending on the type of services you choose, we would pay the relevant governmental application fees on your behalf, and include the receipt with your application.

Last Step

Lodging the Application by Post

We attempt to finalise your application in a session with a maximum duration of 1.5 hours

Once you are at our office, we typically complete the application.

Your application will eventually be forwarded to Canberra by post for final processing and consideration.

You will be provided the postal package tracking code; and finally, the divorce certificate will be sent to your home address directly.

Government fees for divorce registration

Amount (AUD)Description
$ 85.00
Divorce registration
$ 196.00
Registration of a unilateral divorce with approval from the headquarter
$ 110.00
Registration of a unilateral divorce without inquest from the headquarter

Frequently Asked Questions about Divorce Certificate

  • What does an Australian valid proof of residency or visa evidence mean?

    Australian proof of residency includes any documents which shows that you live in Australia.

    The documents are included but not limited to:

    • Australian Passport
    • Australian Citizenship Certificate
    • Visa Grant Letter for a temporary or permanent visa
    • Australian Travel Document

    If do not have the above documents or you have any other Australian documents, please contact us.

  • How long after the divorce decree has been issued, can I register my divorce?

    The registration of a reciprocal Islamic divorce is subject to the expiration of three months and ten days from the date of issuance of the Islamic Divorce Decree and the establishment of a non-recourse order.
  • I have an Australian divorce certificate, do I need to get an Iranian divorce?

    If your marriage is registered in Iran, your divorce must also be registered in Iran, and a divorce under Australian law alone may not be acceptable.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is Mikhak website?

    Mikhak is the Persian abbreviation of the "Integrated Consular Services Management System," an online service platform where you can create, submit and manage applications pertaining to your Iranian citizenship matters.

    The application submitted will be administered by the respective consular section of the Iranian embassy in your designated country.

    Mikhak is the front door of all electronic consular services including passport application, marriage or divorce registration, granting a power of attorney, authentication of documents, etc.

    Using Mikhak you can:

    • lodge an application for a citizenship service including a new passport or birth certificate, etc;
    • track status of your application;
    • provide supporting documents;
    • modify your application;
    • update your personal information.
  • Do I have to use the services of your centre to do my Iranian citizenship matters?

    As applications relating to Iranian citizenship matters including passport, granting power of attorney or registering your marriage et must be submitted electronically and online, some Iranian citizens may find it very difficult to enter the details correctly on the "Mikhak" online system and may require advice and assistance. We can help them to get the request properly entered and recorded in the system and lodge their applications.

    However, in any case, if you think that you have access to the relevant information and have enough confidence, you can lodge the relevant applications directly by yourself.

  • What services do you provide ?

    In brief, we will:

    • Advise you on the best pathway that may best suit you to achieve your goal;
    • Advise you on the documents you will need to submit with your application;
    • Help you fill out the application form;
    • Provide consulting and delivering support for the registration of applications on the Mikhak website;
    • Submit the application for you by mail;
    • Pay the relevant governmental charges on your behalf;
    • Provide tracking code for your application.
  • How much does it cost to use your services?

    The costs are split into two sections, one related to the government fees for the services you requested and one related to the costs of our services.

    You can refer to this link to see the table of Iranian government charges.

    Broadly speaking, the service fees depend on your selected plan and is calculated based on the amount of work and the time we spend on your matter.

    We typically advise you of our service fees after our initial assessment and before we work on your matter.

  • Is your company registered in Australia ?

    Yes. Persian Citizen Services is a registered entity in Australia.

    Please click on this link  to view our registration details at the Australian Securities and Investments Commission website.

  • Do you legally represent me for my matter ?

    It is a standard practice in Australia where people can nominate a person to represent them or choose a lawyer to handle their paperwork or nominate a person as their representative to Centrelink, telecommunication companies, etc.

    Unfortunately, there is no legal mechanism for us to take direct responsibility for applicants' cases in citizenship matters pertaining to them such as the issuance of an Iranian passport, Iranian identity card, etc.

    The services that we offer is to prepare and lodge your application per the requirement of the Iranian legislation, however, we are unable to legally represent your matter.

  • Do I need to make an appointment to discuss about my citizenship matter?

    Yes. Based on our experience it may take between one to one and a half hours to complete a task related to an Iranian citizenship matter and making an appointment is strongly recommended.

    Unfortunately, we do not provide walk-in services.  

  • Do I need to physically attend in your centre to complete my Iranian citizenship matters?

    In most cases, our assistance requires your physical attendance at the office, but we will advise you in advance if your matter does not require you to be in the office.

  • Do you protect my privacy and my personal information?

    We take seriously the issue of privacy.

    We will not, under any circumstance, allow your private and confidential information to be handed to a third party unless that is required under Australian law.

    Please rest assured that the private matters you share with us will remain completely confidential and will not be passed on to anyone else without your prior consent.

Persian Citizen Services
The Best a Persian can Get at a One-Stop Office

Persian Citizen Services is an Australian registered business offering one-stop solutions for all your Persian needs. We provide registration services for applications relating to Iranian citizenship on the Mikhak Website. The benefits of using our services are the following:

  • We customised different service packages, based on the financial capacities of individuals.
  • If you have issues with your Australian visa you can get advice from registered Australian Immigration Consultants.
  • We will send your application in pre paid postal mailers in accordance with the standard requested.
  • We offer professional and helpful advice to address your legal citizenship challenges.
  • If you have legal problems in Iran or Australia, we will introduce you to credible registered lawyers.
  • Our aim is to successfully complete your applications in accordance with the guidelines laid down.
Disclaimer: Ifront Digital PTY LTD ( trading as Persian Citizen Services ) is an independent legal entity and there is no legal or administrative connection with any Iranian government organisations. Iranian Embassy in Canberra is the authority to accept the applications and issue the requested documents.