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Passport Fees
British Embassy, Washington, 3/31/2008

The following fees are effective from April 1 2008.

They apply to applications to replace an expired passport, applications for a first time passport, to replace a passport of restricted validity*, issuing a new passport with amended personal details (e.g. a change of name after marriage) and replacing a passport which has been lost or stolen.

Fees are subject to change.

Including postage

10 year adult passport
(32 page)

$250.00 each $265.00
10 year adult passport
(48 page)

$302.00 each $317.00
5 year child's passport
(under 16)

$160.00 each $175.00

The onus is on the applicant to submit the correct fee and correctly completed application form.

We only accept the following forms of payment:
Credit card (Mastercard or Visa) by completing the appropriate authorization form or by money orders or cashier or certified bankers checks made payable to the British Embassy Government Account.


Passports are returned via UPS overnight service only. Please provide a street address where an adult may sign for the package upon receipt. (P.O. boxes are not acceptable). The passport office cannot be held responsible for loss or damage once a package containing passports and/or documents has been despatched from this office.

The UPS postage fee includes insurance cover up to $100. If you wish to insure the package to cover the cost of replacing the passport/supporting documentation you may choose to do so for an additional fee of $1.80 for up to $300 and $0.60 per $100 after that.

Fees are subject to change. For the latest fees or other updates, please visit our website or call abtran 1-900 285 7277 (calls from land lines cost $2.49 per minute). If you wish to pay by credit card and are calling from a payphone or cell phone please call 1-800 630 3332.

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