Replacement of a Lost or Stolen Passport

Lost or stolen passports should be reported to the Consular Section as soon as possible to prevent unauthorized activity with the missing passport.

To obtain a replacement passport, you must:

How Long Does It Take?

Replacement passports can be issued within 10 working days. In cases where the applicant must travel urgently, we can issue an ’emergency passport’ which is valid for one year. This passport is valid for all travel. This ’emergency passport’ must be exchanged within that year for a full validity passport at an embassy or consulate overseas or a Passport Agency in the United States.