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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.

Dual citizenship travellers need a valid Canadian passport to re-enter Canada

Dual Canadian citizens can no longer travel to or transit through Canada by air with a non-Canadian passport. You need a valid Canadian passport to board your flight. If your country needs you to enter and exit that country using a passport issued by its government, you will still need a valid Canadian passport to...

Are you a dual Canadian citizen flying to Canada without a valid Canadian passport?

If you are a dual Canadian citizen flying soon to Canada and you do not have a valid Canadian passport, temporary passport or emergency travel document, you can apply for a special authorization that if approved will allow you to board your flight with your valid non-Canadian passport. Most applications are processed shortly after receipt....

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 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...

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...

Passport application fee outside Canada

(All fees are in Canadian dollar) 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) – $190 10-year adult passport (age 16 or over) – $260 Child passport (0 to 15 years of age) – $100 *there is no...

Vaccinated travellers to enter Canada

When can fully vaccinated foreign nationals enter Canada Fully vaccinated foreign nationals will be allowed to enter Canada for discretionary travel on specific dates: August 9, 2021: American citizens and permanent residents of the United States, currently residing in and arriving from the United States, and who qualify for the fully vaccinated traveller exemption August 9,...