Keypass identity card

Keypass identity card

Need a valid ID to prove your age or identity*? We can help. The Australia Post Keypass identity card is a photo ID card that is easy to obtain and use no matter your age.

Australia Post is currently offering all NT residents a new Keypass for $25, instead of the standard price of $55.

Keypass is an accepted ID card for the NT Government’s Banned Drinker Register Program launching September 1, 2017.

Please advise the discount code KEYN30 when applying at your nearest participating post office.

About Keypass

If you need a proof of age card or a proof of identity card, look no further than our Keypass ID. It’s valid as an Australian ID card across all states in Australia (except WA), and is valid for 5 years.

Why choose a Keypass ID?

A Keypass card is a safe alternative to carrying your valuable ID documents around like your passport or birth certificate. Use it for enjoying entertainment and nightlife, buying movie tickets, organising a rental property or verifying your ID for a job, utilities or for services requiring multiple IDs.

Keypass is perfect for:

  • People with/without a driver’s license
  • Proof of age when you turn 18
  • International students or travellers on work visas
  • Uni, TAFE or VET students
  • New migrants to Australia
  • Retirees (Full/Part) over 65
  • Renters
  • Secondary students/Teenagers (U18)
  • Those requiring another Identity source for services requiring multiple IDs
  • IDs required for courses (eg. hospitality)

Keypass covers everyone that needs an ID card - there’s a Keypass 18+* and a Keypass U18.

And can be used for:

  • Purchasing alcohol (pubs, licensed restaurants or liquor shops)
  • Entry to nightclubs and pubs
  • Renting a property
  • ID checklist to purchase a mobile device, mobile plan or other telecommunication services at selected telecommunication companies
  • Approved ID checklist for registering a vehicle or obtaining a new driver's licence - VIC/WA
  • ID checklist for Maritime Security Identification Card and Aviation Security Identification Card
  • Proving identity at an airport/airline ticket
  • Hotel check in
  • Movie ticket concessions
  • Identification for jobs
  • Joining your local library/library enquiries (potential access to free Wi-Fi or daily newspapers)
  • Concession based on date of birth
  • ID to confirm university placement
  • Picking up parcels/courier delivery
  • ID checklist to access courses (such as Hospitality)
  • ID checklist for utilities
  • ID for concert entry/U18 concessions
  • ID checklist for housing application requests in QLD
  • Banking - selected banks accept this as an identification to manage the account of a not-for-profit organisation or to manage a deceased estate or in-branch enquiries

Need a proof of age card quickly?

Get your Keypass sent to you in the mail (via Express Post# or Regular Post) or request a Same Day pick up service (Melbourne only). Same Day Service is available Monday to Friday, drop off your application before 12pm and pick up your Keypass at 4.30pm from either:

  • Flinders Lane Post Office, Shop 8, 271 Collins St, Melbourne
  • Footscray Post Office, 182 Barkly Street, Footscray
  • * To be eligible to apply for a Keypass (over-18) identity card, you must:
        o be over the age of 17 years and 11 months
        o live in Australia
        o be able to provide sufficient proof of your identity and age
        o If you are under 17 years and 11 months old when you apply for Keypass over 18 card, we’ll only be able to issue you with an Under 18 card. An U18 card will be valid until you turn 18. Apply for a new Keypass
  • Australia Post has no control over where Keypass will be accepted.
  • # The Express Post service is available to customers who apply for a new or replacement Keypass identity card - additional fees apply. Identity card will be sent by Express Post once the application is approved. For next business day delivery within the Express Post delivery network, refer to the Express Post network for the delivery areas covered.
  • ** Same-day processing is subject to verification. All details of your application must be verified before your card can be issued. For more information on proving your age and identity, see our Applying for a Keypass identity card section.
  • ^^ If the foreign documents you intend to provide are not in English, you will need to provide a translation by NAATI accredited translator. To find an accredited translator, visit the National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters website.