Welcome to ServiceCanadaPassport.ca

This blogsite is created by a team of knowledgeable passport service program experts. Our goal is to provide general information on Canadian passport program and offers helpful resource for their Canadian Passport application.

ServiceCanadaPassport.ca is not affiliated with Service Canada or Passport Canada, therefore we do not have access to your personal claim information.

Adult General Application – Canada

Note to NEXUS cardholders – Make sure your personal information is up to date!   1. Complete the application form To save time, complete the form on your computer. Sign each page of the application. Download the adult passport application (PPTC 153) (PDF, 1.66 MB) Instructions and tips Read the instructions at the end of the form...

Fingerprints Locations —

Starting in the summer of 2018, when you apply for a visitor visa, study or work permit (except U.S. nationals), or permanent residence you will need to give your fingerprints and a photo. To facilitate repeat travel to Canada, applicants for a visitor visa, study or work permit will only need to give their biometrics...

Fingerprints Appointment —

Starting in the summer of 2018, when you apply for a visitor visa, study or work permit (except U.S. nationals), or permanent residence you will need to give your fingerprints and a photo. To facilitate repeat travel to Canada, applicants for a visitor visa, study or work permit will only need to give their biometrics...

How to easily speak to Passport Canada office agent?

If you have none urgent question regarding your Canadian passport application, you may contact Passport Canada office through their web form.  Click here: General inquiries for the passport program (you will be directed to Passport Canada’s website) Call Passport Canada office from Canada and the USA Toll free: 1-800-567-6868  /  TTY services: 1-866-255-7655 Local number:...

Child Passport Application – Canada

Download:  Child passport application in Canada 1. Complete the application form Each parent or legal guardian should sign the application form. We may contact the other parent or legal guardian. Instructions and tips Read the instructions at the end of the form to make sure you complete it properly. If you can’t open the form, follow...

Passport application fee in Canada

The following fees below are for Canadians who submit their passport applications in Canada, in-person or by mail. 5-year adult passport (age 16 or over) – $120 10-year adult passport (age 16 or over) – $160 Child passport (0 to 15 years of age) – $57 *there is no tax for passport application Additional fees...

Passport Canada offices location —

Walk-in services are available at local Passport Canada or Service Canada offices, depending on the capacity of the location. Before you go, it is strongly recommended that you: book an in-person appointment through Service Canada online form, rather than walking in to avoid long wait times Search (Postal Code of city) your nearest Passport Canada...

Passport Canada mailing address —

Passport Canada mailing address Depending on your province, please ensure to mail your passport application to the correct location to avoid any delay. You must ensure to use a certified courier or traceable mail service to reduce the delivery time of your application and help protect your documents.

Passport Office Holidays Closure 2021

The Passport Canada Office and Service Canada Passport Receiving Centres will be closed on the following holidays: January 1, 2021 April 2, 2021 April 5, 2021 May 24, 2021 June 24, 2021 (Quebec only) July 1, 2021 August 2, 2021 (except Quebec) September 6, 2021 September 30, 2021 (New* – National Day for Truth and...

Why you should never sign your child’s passport

Signature policy for Canadian travel documents RE: Passport issued to children less than 16 years of age. Passport Canada has learned that some international border officials have occasionally required that a child’s Canadian travel document be signed by either the child or their parent. Children under 16 years of age do not need to sign...

References and Guarantors for Canadian passport applications

References and guarantors help confirm your identity when you apply for a passport or travel document. We may contact them when we process your application. Guarantors You need a guarantor for your travel document application. As long as they meet these requirements, your guarantor can be anyone, including a family member or member of your...

Child Passport Application – United States

Download:  Child passport application in United States – General Use Doanload: Child passport application in United States – Guarantor is occupational based (If you choose an occupation-based guarantor, make sure your guarantor is eligible first. If they are, you need the PPTC 142 form) – To learn more about guarantor, click here.   Instructions and tips...

Passport Application FAQ and General Inquiry email

You may find the most commonly asked questions in the list below provided by Passport Canada. If you have a general inquiry on passport program, you may contact Passport Canada office directly through their webform service. Click here. General FAQ topics: Applying for a passport Simplified renewal application process Application forms with barcodes PDF application...