Passport Office London
(By appointment only)
89 Eccleston Square
Appointments at London Passport Office
You can book Urgent Fast-Track services by phone (during office hours) or online 24hrs
• Not available for First Time Adult Passports
London Passport Office
If you would like to visit the Passport Office in London you will to either go online or call HM Passport Office directly and choose an appointment date and time best suitable for you to attend, the London Office is only accessible via pre-booked appointments you are not able to turn up at the office unannounced due to security procedures in place. The services avaiable at the London Passport Office are as follows:
Appointments Available At London
• 1 Day Passport Renewal (Adults Only)
• 1 Week Fast-Track (Adults/Lost/Stolen & Child Passports)
• Interviews for postal applications (Arranged after first applying via post)
Visitors to the office are advised that booking ahead of time is required at the London Passport Office, as the office is run on an "appointments only" basis.
When you visit the London Passport for any type of appointment you will need to ensure that you have the correct documentation, this is often a form from the local Post Office along with two passport-sized photographs and any other supporting documents such as birth certificates and/or confirmation of name change, please refer to the guidebook which comes with the Post Office form to ensure that you have all the correct documents when you attend your appointment.
Other types of application that can be done in person when attending the London Office are change of name and lost/stolen passports for both Adults & Children, however these two types of application can only be can be booked for the 7 Day Fast-Track Service, only Adult renewals of passport can use the 1 Day Premium Service, therefore please ensure that you book a date and time that is well in advance of your departure date for travel.
In the London Passport Office, they are open Monday to Saturday and is closed Sundays and Bank Holidays but if you are looking to call to make an appointment or get updates on an existing application you can still contact the call centre every day (however they only operate until 5:30 on weekends).
Please note: It is not possible to obtain Temporary or Emergency Travel Document from the London Office, this service is only available to UK citizens who are abroad from local embasseys.
Please be advised that if you fail to attend the appointment at the pre-booked date and time or you fail to bring the correct supporting documents required for your application type you will be asked to re-book and re-pay for another appointment which may need to be for a future date.
If your passport has not yet expired you can still apply to get this renewed at any time, please bear in mind however that due to recent changes any old expiry time left on your old passport will not be moved over to your new passport. If you have lost your passport or it has been stolen you will also need to ensure that you first cancel your old passport using the online service prior to attending.
This London Passport Office is Based: Globe House 89 Eccleston Square London SW1V 1PN and is an average 5 minutes walk from Victoria Station if your coming by train.
The opening times for the London passport office are as follows:
Mon to Fri 7.45am-9.00pm
The London IPS Customer Service Centre is fully accessible to wheelchair users.
If you would like more details directions please see our London Office Directions