Your application will take at least 6 weeks from when it’s received by Her Majesty’s Passport Office in the UK.
Applications may take longer if:
Don’t book travel until you have a valid passport. If you need to travel more urgently, you may be able to apply for an Emergency Travel Document.
You’ll have to pay a fee for your passport and a courier fee of £23.01. The courier fee pays for your passport to be sent securely to the UK Visa Application Centre where you applied for you to collect.
Fill in a ‘Paying by credit card or debit card’ form for each passport you’re applying for and submit it with your application. Your credit or debit card will be charged in sterling.
You can use Mastercard, Visa, Electron, Diners Club and JCB.
Application form - applying for a British passport overseas
Guidance notes - applying for a passport if you’re outside the UK
Supporting documents you must send with your application
You must apply in person. If you’re unable to, someone else can go on your behalf. You must bring photo ID with you.
Bring original supporting documents and a colour photocopy of each one. The original documents will be returned to you.
You must also bring your current passport with you when you apply, and a full colour photocopy of the entire passport (every page including blank pages).
You can’t travel with it after you’ve applied for a new one - but you will be able to keep your existing passport for ID purposes.
You’ll need to book an appointment by email. Include your first name and last name and 3 alternative dates and times. You will receive an email confirming your appointment.
UK Visa Application CentreThe Trendy Office Building,28th Floor,Sukhumvit Soi13,Klongtoey-Nua,Wattana,Bangkok10110,Thailand
Email: [email protected]
Your passport will be delivered to the UK Visa Application Centre where you applied - you must collect it in person.
They will contact you - using the details on your application form - when your passport is ready to collect.
You must bring your existing passport as photo ID.