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How long does a passport last?

General Passports

Passports come in different types and have different expiry periods depending on age and circumstances, this article aims to outline the types of passport length and how your age or situation may effect how long your passport lasts. When it comes to passports, there are several different types and expiry periods. The HM Passport Office is responsible for issuing passports to British citizens and those with the right of abode in the UK. Read more

How can I get my passport right the first time

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Filling out a passport form correctly and supplying the correct supporting documents is essential for a successful passport application. The HM Passport Office will reject any application with more than 3 character mistakes or missing sections on the form that are required, also if any of the required documents are missing they will send the application form back to you which could delay your application for up to 2 weeks. Read more

How much do passports cost in 2023?

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A British passport is obtained through HM Passport Office, is an essential document for any UK citizen travelling abroad, it is also the main form of ID required for any financial or legal agreement, due to this the passport office is in constant high demand with first time passports and passport renewals for those whos passports have been lost, stolen or expired. Read more

British Passport in 2023 | New Blue Passports

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The steps for obtaining a British passport are straight forward, however they can change depending on your requirements, age and location, applying for a passport can be a complicated process in some instances. However it is possible to start a first time or renewal application from both within the United Kingdom and from abroad. Whether you are a British citizen or a foreign national, there are a few steps you must take to ensure your application is successful, as follows: Read more

How do I contact the UK Passport Office?

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Even with all of the online services and postal forms, sometimes you just need to call HM Passport Office to make an inquiry or track a passport applications progress, in this article we list some of the most common reasons you may wish to use the phone service, as well as some alternatives that you may not be aware of in order to save you time and not having to wait in phone queues, especially during peak times. Read more

My Passport Pages Are Full | Jumbo 50 Page Passports

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If you are a frequent traveler, you may find yourself running out of pages in your passport, in some circumstances many countries or border checks will require a full page of your passport free even though the stamps used can only cover less then quarter of a page. Read more