Can I make my passport in another city?
A passport is an official document that allows its bearer to travel abroad. To obtain a passport, you must go to the city hall of your city to apply. But what if you can’t get to your town hall to apply for your passport? Can I make my passport in another city? Let’s see together what to do and what to know.
Documents to apply for a passport
To apply for a passport, you will need several documents. First, you will need to complete a passport application, which you can find on your town hall’s website or at the town hall itself. You will also need to provide a recent photo ID, proof of address, ID and tax stamp. If you are a minor, you must come with your parents or legal guardians. Make sure all your documents are in order before going to the town hall.
Equipped to take pictures
The town hall will be equipped to take your passport photos, but if you wish, you can also go to a professional photographer to obtain a photo that will meet passport standards and be accepted without problem.
Request an appointment
If you cannot go to the town hall of your city to apply for your passport, you can request an appointment in another city. However, it is important to remember that this depends of the town hall that you choose. Not all town halls offer this service and it is best to check with the town hall of your choice before making an appointment.
Check opening hours
If you decide to make an appointment in another city, it is important to check the opening hours of the town hall. Some town halls have more restricted opening hours on weekends or in summer, so it is important to find out before you go.
Go to the town hall to collect your passport
After applying for your passport, it is important to know that you will need to render in the same town hall to collect your new passport when it is ready.
In conclusion, if you cannot go to the town hall of your city to apply for your passport, you can request an appointment in another city that offers this service. However, this depends on the town hall you choose and it is important to check the opening hours before you go. Don’t forget that you will also have to go to the same town hall to collect your new passport.