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HM Passport Office
You can apply for, update, renew or replace a passport online
How to apply, how long it takes, how much it costs, track your application, unexpired visas, replacing a damaged passport
Renew or replace a passport urgently with the 1 day Premium service or the 1 week Fast Track service
Rules for digital and printed passport photos and how to get one
Order an official birth, marriage or death certificate from the General Register Office (GRO) if you need a copy or want to research your family tree
Get a passport for your child or baby - renewals and first child passports, application form, supporting paperwork, eligibility, costs
Renew, replace or apply for an adult or child British passport if you’re living abroad or working overseas - forms, prices, how long it takes
The European Union (EU) and European Economic Area (EEA) - which countries are in the EU and EEA, the single market and free movement of goods, capital, services and people
How much it costs to renew or get a new adult or child passport and ways you can pay
Contact Her Majesty's Passport Office (previously the Identity and Passport Service) advice line - telephone, text relay, textphone, opening hours
Who can sign (countersign) passport photos and application forms and what they need to do
Check the status of your passport after applying for a new passport or to renew or replace an existing passport
Apply for your first adult British passport - who can apply, how long it takes, costs, how to apply, documents you need, passport interviews
What you need to do if your passport has been lost or stolen and you need to travel urgently - emergency travel document and replacement passport.
Who can confirm someone’s identity online for a passport application and what they need to do
Order birth, adoption, marriage, civil partnership and death certificates from the General Register Office (GRO) - find GRO index numbers
To change your name or other personal details on your passport, send the standard passport application form with evidence about the change
How to get married or form a civil partnership in the UK, giving notice of marriage at a register office, visas, paying fees
Certify a document as a true copy of the original by getting it signed and dated by a professional person, like a solicitor
How to use the Post Office passport Check and Send service for passport applications and renewals, what it costs, where you can use the service
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