Consular Section

An electronic fingerprint being taken

Information on E-Passports

With the introduction of facial biometrics in passports issued from 1 November 2005 onwards, please note that passport photographs need to meet higher standards than in the past. The fee for the new chip-based passports has also be increased.


Passports for German Nationals

For Information about Passports for German Nationals, please refer to the German language website. Applications have to be made in person as the finger prints need to taken.

Passport and Consular Section

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