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Child Passports

Please select from the following menu which type of application you need to apply for.

Further details are available from the government website.


Child under 12 first passport

You will need the following:

FAST-TRACK SERVICE ONLY.

 


Child aged 12 to 15 first passport

You will need the following:

FAST-TRACK SERVICE ONLY.

 


Child aged 16 to 17 first passport

This must now be applied for directly, in person.

 


Child under 12 renewal of passport

You will need the following:

PREMIUM or FAST-TRACK service.

 


Child aged 12 to 15 renewal of passport

You will need the following:

PREMIUM or FAST-TRACK service.

 


Child aged 16 to 17 renewal of passport

You will need the following:

  • Passport form countersigned. Countersignatory signs to say they know the child not the parent. Child should sign section 9 and Countersignatory signs section 10. Parent should sign section 7.
  • Two photos, one countersigned.
  • Current passport.
PREMIUM or FAST-TRACK service.

 


Child under 12 lost/stolen passport

You will need the following:

PREMIUM or FAST-TRACK service.

 


Child aged 12 to 15 lost/stolen passport

You will need the following:

PREMIUM or FAST-TRACK service.

 


Child aged 16 to 17 lost/stolen passport

You will need the following:

PREMIUM or FAST-TRACK service.

 


Child under 12 damaged passport

You will need the following:

FAST-TRACK SERVICE ONLY.

 


Child aged 12 to 15 damaged passport

You will need the following:

  • Form countersigned. Countersignatory knows mother. Parent signs section 9. Child signs section 6, signature will appear on passport.
  • Two photos, one countersigned.
  • Damaged passport which will be retained by passport office.
FAST-TRACK SERVICE ONLY.

 


Child aged 16 to 17 damaged passport

You will need the following:

  • Form countersigned. Countersignatory to sign to say they know child not parent. Child signs section 9. Parent signs section 7.
  • Two photos, one countersigned.
  • Damaged passport which will be retained by passport office.
FAST-TRACK SERVICE ONLY.

 


Child change of name

Please contact us for information. These applications can be complicated.


Child under 12 naturalisation/registration

You will need the following:

  • Form countersigned. Countersignatory to sign to say they know parent. Mother signs section 9. Child does not sign.
  • Two photos, one countersigned.
  • Original Naturalisation/ Registration Certificate.
  • Child's foreign passport.
FAST-TRACK SERVICE ONLY.

 


Child aged 12 to 15 naturalisation/registration

You will need the following:

  • Form countersigned. Countersignatory to sign to say they know parent. Child signs section 6, signature appears on passport. Parent signs section 9.
  • Two photos, one countersigned.
  • Original certificate of Naturalisation/Registration.
  • Child's foreign passport.
FAST-TRACK SERVICE ONLY.

 


Child aged 16 to 17 naturalisation/registration

This must now be applied for directly, in person

 


Child born to parent with settlement in UK

You will need the following:

  • Form countersigned, Countersignatory to sign to say they know parent.
  • Two Photos, one countersigned.
  • Childs original birth certificate.
  • Childs foreign passport
  • Parents passport with INDEFINITE LEAVE TO REMAIN STAMP. This must have been granted before the birth of the child. If submitting father's passport only, marriage certificate is required as child must be legitimate to claim via the father.
FAST-TRACK SERVICE ONLY.

 

 
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