How do I contact UK passport office?

How do I contact UK passport office?

Contact HM Passport Office

  1. General enquiries. HM Passport Office. PO Box 767. SOUTHPORT.
  2. Passports. Contact Form: Passports. Passport advice. 0300 222 0000.
  3. Birth, marriage and death certificates. Contact Form: Birth, marriage and death certificates. General Register Office.
  4. Press enquiries. For journalists only. 020 7035 3535.

How can I get in touch with HM Passport Office?

You can call the HMPO at +44 (0)300 222 0000. (If you are in the UK, the number is 0300 222 0000).

How many passport offices are there in UK?

7 regional passport
We have 7 regional passport offices and over 50 passport interview offices across the United Kingdom.

Can you email passport?

It is safe to email your passport. However, you should take steps to secure all your information by blocking out unnecessary data, using end-to-end encryption, protecting the files with a password, or using a file hosting service. You should also be sure that you send them to the correct person.

How long are passports taking UK?

10 weeks
Processing times in the UK Allow up to 10 weeks to receive your passport. There are different turnaround times if you’re applying from another country.

Can I collect my passport from Passport Office UK?

This document forms part of Her Majesty’s Passport Office transformed guidance. This section tells HM Passport Office public counter staff when a customer or third party can collect passports or documents from the counter.

How do I mail a passport?

The most popular option for shipping a passport is to use the Priority Mail Express Flat Rate Envelope. It’s the cheapest sub-set of Priority Mail Express that the US Postal Service offers, comes with full package tracking, as well as a money-back guaranteed delivery date.

What do you do with your old passport when you renew it?

If your passport has expired, then you will need to renew it before you travel internationally. The process usually involves submitting your old passport to the government passport agency, either in person or by mail. Therefore, you will need to hold on your expired passport at least until you apply for your new one.

What is the best way to mail a passport renewal?

We recommend you ask USPS to send your Form DS-82 and supporting documents using a trackable delivery method. Do not use UPS, FedEx, or DHL since the address you need to send your Form DS-82 and supporting documents to is a Post Office (PO) Box.

What happens if your passport doesn’t arrive in time UK?

But here’s what you can try: Call the passport advice line on 0300 222 0000. The Passport Office has said it will prioritise applications if you’ve been waiting more than ten weeks and you’re due to travel in the next two weeks or need to travel due to “compassionate or compelling circumstances”.

Where is the HM Passport Office located?

HM Passport Office is located in Durham. You can apply for a new passport or renew your existing passport online. Please include your address when you submit the form.

How to inform HM Passport Office of a death?

Don’t travel without a passport. To inform HM Passport Office of a death use the Tell us Once service. This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. Do you provide any unpaid care and support to a family member, relative, partner, friend or neighbour?

Where can I apply for a UK passport?

They are located in Belfast, Durham, Glasgow, Liverpool, London, Newport and Peterborough. When using our services, applicants can choose to visit the Passport Office in person. Or simply post their documents to our Head Office and we can lodge the application on their behalf.

How to contact the HMPO for passport application?

Contact the HMPO by Mail If, for some reason, you want to ask for help with your passport application by mail, you can send a letter with your questions to them at Her Majesty’s Passport Office, PO Box 767,