5 steps to getting a passport
The 5 steps to renewing or getting a passport for the first time.
Know what you need
- Previous passport details (if you’ve had one)
- Referee details
- Credit card to pay
Get your photo
Taken in the last 6 months and in colour.
Complete our online application or use our editable PDF and print.
Submit online with your digital photo. Or post your paper form and two identical hard copy photos.
Your passport is processed
You get a notification to say we’ve got your application. We’ll get in touch if we need anything else. We’ll also email you when we send out your passport. Your passport will be couriered to you.
How long it takes
A standard passport takes up to 10 working days to process. Add to this the time it takes to courier your passport.