If you are a UK citizen and need to replace your
passport, this kit will guide you through the process. By using this kit you
will be able to have: the process. By using this kit you will be able to have:
• Up to date information about the passport
• Detailed instructions on how to complete the
• Photo specifications
• List of supporting documents
• How to submit your application
• How to pay the fees
• Information on how to expedite the process.
• What to do if you lost your passport or had
The kit also contains a sample application reviewed
by a licensed immigration professional so that you can
see what a completed application looks like. This kit
contains instructions only for UK Citizens living in
The UK passport is the sole document
that allows UK citizens to enter other countries. British
can enter some countries (mostly in western Europe,
Australia, Japan, Canada, the US, and others) without
a visa while other countries (India or Russia, for example)
will require that you obtain a visa prior to entering
their country as a visitor.
WHAT YOU WILL FIND
IN YOUR KIT:
information on the US passport
on how to fill out the forms
to pay your fees
to submit your application
to expedite your application
|| 2 separate
sample applications reviewed by a licensed immigration
1. For how long
is a UK passport valid?
UK Passports are valid for 10 years. Please note that
in order to get a visa on your passport, you must have
a remaining validity of at least 6 months.
2. If I have lost my United Kingdom passport
or had it stolen, will I encounter problems when I apply?
If you have a history of losing passports, this could
pose a problem.
3. I tend to travel frequently
and my passport runs out of pages quickly. What can
If you are a frequent traveler, then you should request
a 48-page passport instead of the regular 24-page passport.
4. I just changed my name; do
I have to change the name on my United Kingdom passport?
You are not obligated to change the name on your passport
if you changed your name. However, it is recommended
that your passport be in the same name as your IDs or
travel documents. Having your passport in one name and
a document in another could lead to confusion and some
5. What do I do if I lost my
United Kingdom passport while I’m overseas?
The first thing you should do is contact local police
and notify them of your lost passport. Then, you should
contact the nearest UK Embassy or Consulate and arrange
to have an emergency passport given to you. This passport
is valid for one year. Once you return to Canada, you
should replace your emergency passport with a regular