How can I get my Canadian passport from inside Canada?

You must fill out an application, collect the required documents and submit them all by mail or in person with the required fees.

Application Form

You can download the application form or pick it up at a participating;

Required Documents

You will need to submit the following:


  • Only original documents are accepted and they will be returned to you.
  • Additional documents or information may be requested.
  • All documents submitted in a language other than English or French must be accompanied by a translation from a certified translatorFind out more.

Submit the Application

You can submit the application, supporting documents and required fees in two ways:

Visit the Passport Canada website for detailed information about how long it will take to process the application and how to request urgent processing.


For general questions, check the Frequently Asked Questions section for adult passport applications on the Passport Canada website.

If you have specific questions about your situation, contact Passport Canada at 1-800-567-6868.

Many community agencies can help you apply for a passport. To find help, go to Services Near Me and search for "settlement services" in your area.

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Last updated: December 4, 2018 4001585