Observations in passports

How Her Majesty's Passport Office staff add observations to passports.


Observations in passports

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Guidance for staff of Her Majesty’s Passport Office about passport observations, including:

  • what they are
  • when they are used
  • how to add them to a passport
Published 7 February 2012
Last updated 9 February 2021 + show all updates
  1. Guidance updated with formatting changes throughout.

  2. First published.