New Passport - Afghanistan Consulate Vancouver

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Consular Services


  • Please be advised that the Consulate General of Afghanistan in Vancouver has started the issuance of the new machine readable Afghan passport since Dec 01, 2014

Requirments for a New Passport:

1. Provide two passport size photos (2X2 inches) must have a white background.
2. If you are a Canadian citizen or Permanent Resident, please provide copy of your ID card.
3. Provide original documents verifying their Afghan identity Tazkira:
4- Previous passport
5. Submit documents verifying residency status in Canada, such as PR card, Landed Immigrant document or citizenship document
6. Submit a document to verify current address, including driver's license, utility bills etc.

Download the Application forms:

New Passport Application Form
(Application form for new passports)

Identity Guarantee Form (Identity guarantee form if required)

New Passport Photo Specification ( New passport photo specification)

Information Form (This form must be completed by the principal applicant)

New Passport Processing Fee:

  • Valid for five years USD 120

  • Aplication(s) must also include an extra postal cost of USD 25 added to the New Passport processing fee, and also enclose a prepaid, registered, self-addressed return envelop.

  • All fees must be paid with a money order made payable to the Consulate General of Afghanistan Vancouver - Canada.

  • All fees are non refundable

Processing Time

  • After the Consulate received completed application(s) the new passports will normally takes 10 business days.

  • A fast-track processing service is available for exceptional cases which will incur an additional charge of USD 25 within 3 business days

Telephone: 604-553-3158/ 3159
Fax: 604-553-4726
Postal Address:Consulate General of Afghanistan in Vancouver (Consular Section)

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