You can apply for, renew or update your passport and pay for it online. You’ll have to print out a form at the end.

You must sign and date the form, add any documents or photographs that are needed, and return it for processing.

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This is a ‘beta’ service - find out what this means for you.

It takes at least 6 weeks to get your first adult passport once your form has been received. For all other application types, it takes 3 weeks.

You should use a different service if you need your passport urgently.

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  • Includes offline steps
  • Debit or credit card required

You can pick up passport application forms from your local Post Office and apply by post, or use the Post Office Check and Send service.

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