3. Fees and how to pay
It costs £46 to get a child passport online or by post, or £55.75 using the Post Office Passport Check and Send service.
Ways to pay
You must pay by credit or debit card if you fill in the form online.
If you fill in a paper application form, you can either:
- send your credit or debit card details using the instructions in the ‘Applying for a passport’ guidance notes
- include a cheque or postal order payable to ‘Her Majesty’s Passport Office’