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Commonwealth statutory declaration form – to be made with a witness

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You can download a blank PDF or Word version of the Commonwealth statutory declaration form, or fill in your details below to generate a pre-populated PDF statutory declaration.

Find more information about how to complete this form and have it witnessed on Making a Commonwealth statutory declaration with a witness.

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The form will automatically generate a PDF with the information you type below for you to download and then sign in front of a witness, either in person or remotely.

The download button is at the bottom of this webpage.

Commonwealth of Australia
Statutory Declarations Act 1959

The (required) labels in this online form indicate information that is required to create a valid statutory declaration. You can generate the Statutory Declaration PDF at any time with any amount of information entered and then fill out any remaining required fields with a pen or electronically.

Insert your full legal name.
Insert an address you can be contacted at such as a home or work address.
If you are a student, insert student. If you are unemployed, insert unemployed.

make the following declaration under section 9 of the Statutory Declarations Act 1959:

I believe that the statements in this declaration are true in every particular, and I understand that a person who intentionally makes a false statement in a statutory declaration is guilty of an offence under section 11 of the Statutory Declarations Act 1959, the punishment for which is imprisonment for a term of 4 years.

Sign your statutory declaration in front of an approved witness.

Declared at
Insert the address or location where you are signing the statutory declaration.

Observed by me,
Witness signs the statutory declaration.

If you don't know who will be witnessing your statutory declaration at this stage, you can leave these fields blank and have these fields filled out by your witness in the generated PDF.

Insert full legal name of witness.
Insert an address where the witness can be contacted such as a home or work address.