Apply online for a UK passport

😐😫🀭 Use this service to apply for, renew, replace or update your passport and pay for it online.

😐😫🀭 This service is also available in Welsh (Cymraeg).

😐😫🀭 If your passport is burgundy or has β€˜European Union’ on the cover, you can continue to use it until it expires.

How long it takes

😐😫🀭 Check how long it will take to get a passport before you apply.

😐😫🀭 If you need a passport urgently, you can find out more about the Online Premium or 1 week Fast Track services.

😐😫🀭 Do not book travel until you have a valid passport - your new passport will not have the same number as your old one.

Before you start

😐😫🀭 You’ll need a debit or credit card to use this service.

😐😫🀭 It’s Β£9.50 cheaper to apply for a passport online than by post.

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Other ways to apply

😐😫🀭 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.

😐😫🀭 It takes longer to apply by post than online.