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How quickly can I get my passport?

The current standard processing time is approximately 8 - 12 weeks.

A temporary passport can be issued if you have an urgent travel requirement and your passport has been lost or stolen. This service is not available to first-time applicants.

Valid proof of confirmed travel (e.g. airline ticket/email) must be presented in order for any application to be processed sooner than the standard turnaround. You may incur an additional fee. Please contact us immediately if you require a passport urgently.

We also provide assistance if you are on holiday in France and your passport has been lost or stolen.