Overseas visitations or appointments

(short/long stay)

For a visitation or appointment to the Catholic Archdiocese of Adelaide, the requirements for incoming overseas Clergy, Deacons, Religious Brothers and Sisters are as follows:

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SHORT STAY – 10 DAYS OR LESS

For a short stay Visitation to the Catholic Archdiocese of Adelaide, Clergy, Deacons, Religious Brothers and Sisters are required to:

  • Complete the Overseas with Declarations form and present a signed ‘Individual Declaration’ and a ‘Church Authority Statement’ along with an itinerary for the planned visit

 Overseas with Declarations Smart Form.pdf
 Individual Declaration.pdf
 Church Authority Statement.pdf


 

LONG STAY (CATEGORY A) – MORE THAN 10 DAYS BUT LESS THAN 30 DAYS

For a long stay Visitation (Category A) to the Catholic Archdiocese of Adelaide, Clergy, Deacons, Religious Brothers and Sisters are required to:

  • Complete the Overseas with Declarations form and present a signed ‘Individual Declaration’ and a ‘Church Authority Statement’ and a Police Certificate from the country of residence.

 Overseas with Declarations Smart Form.pdf
 Individual Declaration.pdf
 Church Authority Statement.pdf


 

LONG STAY (CATEGORY B) – MORE THAN 30 DAYS

For a long stay Visitation (Category B) to the Catholic Archdiocese of Adelaide, Clergy, Deacons, Religious Brothers and Sisters are required to:

  • Complete the Overseas with Declarations form and present a signed ‘Individual Declaration’ and a ‘Church Authority Statement’ and a Police Certificate from the country of residence.
  • In addition, please note that an additional South Australian WWCC will be required to be undertaken through the Screening and Verification Authority, to enable compliance with South Australian law.

 Overseas with Declarations Smart Form.pdf
 Individual Declaration.pdf
 Church Authority Statement.pdf


 

 

 

PLEASE NOTE: Clergy/Religious from an Eastern Rite are considered as Clergy/Religious from another Diocese and should follow the above protocols.