You can complete an online application form to apply for, renew or update a passport.

The pre-printed application form will then be returned to you to sign, date, add any documents or photographs that are needed, and return for processing.

What you need to know

Get started on the Identity and Passport Service (IPS) website

What you need to know

  • Includes offline steps

You can’t use this service if you are travelling within the next 4 weeks - you’ll need to use the 1-week or 1-day service.

Other ways to apply

You can pick up passport application forms from your local Post Office.

You can also request a passport application form to be sent to you in the post.

Get started on the Identity and Passport Service (IPS) website