PPTC 040A (08-07) M02Page 1 of 4Entitlement to a Canadian Passport
(includes the passport fee (C$75) and consular service fee (C$25))
Note: This fee is subject to change.
The fee is in Canadian funds and should be converted into
Important – Every person who requests a passport service
must pay the applicable fee. This fee is non-refundable.
Methods of payment
• Certified cheque or money order (postal or bank) payable to
the Canadian Embassy, High Commission or Consulate as
the case may be.
Administrative fees and any applicable interest will be applied
to all dishonoured payments.
Our goal is to have the passport ready in 15 working days
upon receipt of a complete application. Visit our website at
www.passportcanada.gc.ca for any changes to processing
If you require a passport in exceptional circumstances, contact
the nearest Canadian government office that provides passport
Where to Apply
Your application should be submitted to the nearest Canadian
government office that provides passport services in the
country in which you are residing or visiting. For a list of
Canadian government offices abroad, visit our website at
www.passportcanada.gc.ca or consult your local telephone
The following are Canadian government offices:
• Canadian Embassies
• Canadian High Commissions
• Canadian Consulates (except those headed by Honorary
• A Canadian passport is the only reliable and universally
accepted travel and identification document for Canadians
who travel abroad.
• Issued to Canadian citizens only, a Canadian passport
reflects the identity of the applicant as determined by
documentary evidence of citizenship and documents to
• Children under 16 years of age must have an individual
passport (use form PPTC 042 "Child Passport Application").
All THREE (3) pages of the application form completed
and signed within the last 12 months.
TWO (2) identical passport photos taken within the la